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Kern Valley Search and Rescue team heads to NorCal to help with Camp Fire

Posted at 2:29 PM, Nov 13, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-13 18:03:08-05

Members of Kern Valley Search and Rescue are headed to Northern California near the Camp Fire to help with fire recovery missions.

The 6-person Urban Search and Rescue (USAR) left for Northern California this morning. 

According to Cal Fire, as of 7:30 a.m. today, the Camp Fire has burned 125,000 acres and is 30% contained. 42 people have died due to the fire.