Firefighters Battle 41-Acre Brush Fire in Kern County: Cal Fire

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California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection firefighters battled a 41-acre brush fire in Kern County on Sunday.

The fire was near Sebastian Road and Wheeler Ridge Road, southeast of Arvin, fire officials said in a tweet.

Firefighters were battling a 35-acre blaze around 6 p.m. and the fire grew to be 41 acres a short time later.

The fire was 100 percent contained by 9 p.m., according to the Department.