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Bakersfield Fire, Kern Couny Fire sent to assist with Camp Fire

Posted at 11:16 AM, Nov 09, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-09 14:16:40-05

Both Bakersfield Fire and Kern County Fire have sent crews up Northern California to assist with the Camp Fire.

The Kern County Fire Department sent 5 Type 3 engines, 1 Type 1 engine, and a Strike Team Leader. The Bakersfield Fire Department has sent 14 of their firefighters assist. This includes one Strike Team Leader, 3 of their 'light' engines, and one OES engine. Bakersfield Fire also sent 2 EMT's and 2 medics to the Alder Fire.