- S Ops reports 450+ acres, fire has jumped containment lines with rapid
rate of spread. Evacuations in progress in Digier Canyon. Additionally,
fire is burning in the vicinity of electrical lines however the fire is
moving in a parallel direction to the power lines.
- From the Kern County Fire Department Web Site:
FRAZIER PARK, CA - The Kern County Fire Department is currently
fighting a wildland fire in the South of the County, on the West side
of I-5 at Grapevine. The initial call was received at 09:29 A.M.
There are currenty 150 firefighters on scene fighting the fire.
The fire is currently at 500 acres and growing.
This fire has reached a set trigger point, which now calls for the
evacuation of Digier Canyon to the South edge of the fire.
Approximately 50 structures are affected.
The Kern County Sheriff's Department is undertaking the evacuations at