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Yankee Canyon fire closes Hwy. 178

Yankee Canyon Fire
Posted at 3:56 PM, Jun 15, 2021
and last updated 2021-06-15 19:59:20-04

(UPDATE 5 PM): All evacuation warnings have been canceled.

A vegetation fire off of Lake Isabella has closed Highway 178 between Auxiliary Dam and Paradise Cove, according to Kern County Fire.

KCFD reported a precautionary evacuation has been announced for residents of Yankee Canyon.

This is a developing story.