From Lockwood Valley, a view of the fire below the McGill Campground area. [Dick Albright photo]
FRAZIER PARK, Calif. (Monday, Aug. 25) — A fire which broke out at approximately 5:20 p.m. on the eastern portion of Mount Pinos, near Sycamore Canyon and McGill Campground appears to be under control, according to Kern County Fire Public Information Office. The fire was contained at approximately two acres. Fixed wing aircraft which had been called were canceled. United States Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management responded to the fire. The cause is unknown at this time.
Mike Hessel of Frazier Park contributed to this report.
This is part of the August 22, 2008 online edition of The Mountain Enterprise.
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