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KCFD: Refuge Fire fully contained, 2,500 acres burned

Posted at 6:24 AM, May 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-08 11:59:02-04

Kern County Fire crews say the Refuge Fire, burning in northwest Kern County, is fully contained.

The blaze broke out Tuesday afternoon at the Kern National Wildlife Refuge.

Kern County Fire crews reported the blaze covered 2,500 acres.

It's not known what caused the blaze.