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Peak Fire containment grows to 81 percent

Acres burned remains at 2,098.
Peak Fire, Lake Isabella, July 20, 2021
Posted at 7:09 PM, Jul 26, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-26 22:09:05-04

KERN COUTNY, Calif. — It's been nearly a week since the Peak Fire burning in Eastern Kern County started, as containment continues to grow.

The fire is now at 81 percent containment, according to the Bureau of Land Management. Acres burned remains at 2,098.

The potential for changing weather is causing concern for crews, with possible thunderstorms and wind.