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KCFD clears Tule grass fire north of Bakersfield

Tule Grass Fire map
Posted at 8:12 PM, Jun 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-26 01:29:14-04

The Kern County Fire Department cleared a 20-acre grass fire north of Bakersfield that sparked Thursday evening near 5 Dogs Range.

KCFD tweeted the grass fire was reportedly 20 acres in size. It started just before 8 p.m. about 20 miles north of Bakersfield off Tule and Woody roads.

By the time the fire was clear KCFD said the acreage was down to just over 15 acres.