Published Sunday, June 26, 2022, 1935 hours PT

California’s THUNDER FIRE near Edmonston Pump Plant Road, east of I-5 and south of Bakersfield in Kern County has burned 2,500 acres and is now 99% contained.

Credit: Kern County FD

Fire management is in Unified command with Kern County Fire and CAL FIRE TUU.

The THUNDER FIRE ignited on June 22, 2022, at around 1841 hours PT from a lightning strike.

There is still 134 total personnel assigned to this incident as they work to gain to complete all of their fire suppression and containment objectives.

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