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.
Wings of Rescue helps sheltered animals
Over 100 dogs and cats were placed on jets this morning and are being sent to different destinations with Wings of Rescue.
Crash causes power outage, traffic delays
There's a power outage for much of Northwest Bakersfield after an early morning crash sent a tanker truck into high voltage power lines.
Blind man & his dog asked to leave waiting room
After getting assaulted five years ago, George Garcia lost his vision and relies on his guide dog, Banks.
KMC relieves chief financial officer
The Kern County Board of Supervisors announced today it is canceling the employment contract of