The Way Fire is now 96 percent contained, but the battle continues for these firefighters.
The crews, which have been battling the fire from the ground and air, now have to keep an eye on the impacted areas to make sure there are no flare ups.
In total, nine homes have been destroyed and two others damaged in Wofford Heights. The fire damaged more than 4,000 acres and has cost more than $6 million in damage.
The Forest Service said Kern County will be in fire season until mid November.
Woman escapes attempted kidnapping in C. Bkrsd.
A woman is safe at home after escaping an attempted kidnapping in Central Bakersfield Friday morning.
'What's Happening' this weekend
'What's Happening' Kern County? Here's a list of fun events happening in Bakersfield and Kern County on October 25 & 26.
Concerns over speeding
It's a quiet southwest Bakersfield neighborhood with a particular sound that is causing concern for homeowner, Linda Jost.
Two people dead as a result of plane crash
Two people onboard the plane that crashed this morning in Kern County are dead, according to the Kern County Sheriff's Office.