The Shirley Fire has grown to 2,200 acres since it was first reported on Friday, June 13. It has forced the evacuation of more than 500 homes and has closed several roads around the area.
PHOTO BY KRIS MCINTYRE
Submitted by Amanda Study-Martinez
Fire hand crews continue to build and maintain line around the Shirley Fire. Courtesy Sequoia National Forest
Rick and Megan Watson were married in Lake Isabella this weekend as the Shirley Fire raged a few miles away. Submitted by Makenzie Barefield of Makenzie Photography
Courtesy Kern County Fire Department
Submitted by Charlotte Lange
Pictures submitted by 23ABC's Cris Ornelas, 23ABC Viewer Chrstine Zimmer and 23ABC Viewer Katie Reyes