Kern County fire crews received a call for a grass fire around 8:34 p.m. Monday on Highway 155 near Evans Road.
Due to the drought and the time of year it is, a full wildland response was sent.
Crews arrived and found a slow moving fire that is in thick heavy brush.
Many fire crews along with engines, patrols, dozers and crews from the Sequoia National Forest were on scene.
The fire department says the fire should be fully contained by Tuesday night.
Crash tangles eastbound Golden State Highway
Eastbound Golden State Highway now reopened after multi-car crash Thursday morning.
Hall Ambulance employees donate gifts to seniors
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Fight over security lights
Worries over security at a Bakersfield apartment complex have now turned into a fight over lighting.
D.A. spearheads new domestic violence program
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