Crews battling a grass fire in McFarland

Posted at 3:02 AM, May 31, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-31 06:10:10-04

Crews are battling a grass fire at the intersection of Highway 65 and Sherwood Avenue in McFarland. 

According to the Kern County Fire Department, the fire has burned about 50 acres and 30 firefighters are currently on scene. 

No word if the grass fire has threatened any homes. 

We will continue to update you on this as soon as more information becomes available.