Dump Fire burning two tons of waste near Mojave

Posted at 8:40 PM, Jul 21, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-21 23:40:20-04

Kern County Fire crews are working to contain two tons of waste burning in the Dump Fire near Mojave, KCFD reported Thursday.

Emergency crews were called to 400 Silver Queen Road at 7:42 p.m., where they found rubbish and tires burning.

Kern County Environmental Health was also requested to respond to the scene.

No structures have been damaged, and crews were expected to have the fire contained within a few hours.