Kern firefighters stop grass fire east of Arvin at about 180 acres

The Quarry Fire burns around noon Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017, near Highway 223 east of Arvin, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX photo/Kristen Powers)

Kern County firefighters on Thursday attacked a grass fire from the ground and air near Highway 223 and Deertrail Drive, east of Arvin.

The Fire Department said forward progress on the Quarry Fire was stopped at around 180 acres.

The Fire Department hasn't said what sparked the fire, which should be fully contained later in the evening.

There were no evacuations and no injuries.

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