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Kern Ag officials start probe of Lost Hills pesticide exposureBAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) -- As four patients are being treated for possi
Kern Ag officials start probe of Lost Hills pesticide exposure
Bakersfield Now / Posted 7 days ago
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) -- As four patients are being treated for possible pesticide exposure near Lost Hills, the Kern County Agriculture Commissioner's Office starts the job of tracking down exactly what happened. Officials say they're... Read more
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Coroner: Man crushed in industrial accident BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) - A man was killed last week in an industrial
Coroner: Man crushed in industrial accident
Bakersfield Now / Posted 10 days ago
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) - A man was killed last week in an industrial accident, the Kern County coroner's office said Tuesday. Walter Alexander Mejia, 31, suffered fatal injuries last Thursday in... Read more
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Brush fire consumes 100 acres in Glennville BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) - A fire consumed about 100 acres of grass an
Brush fire consumes 100 acres in Glennville
Bakersfield Now / Posted 14 days ago
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) - A fire consumed about 100 acres of grass and brush Thursday in the Glennville area, about 40 miles north of Bakersfield. The fire in the area of Poso Flat Road and Snow... Read more
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Drill at Meadows Field to check disaster preparedness BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) - If you passed by Meadows Field on Wednesday
Drill at Meadows Field to check disaster preparedness
Bakersfield Now / Posted 23 days ago
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) - If you passed by Meadows Field on Wednesday and saw fire trucks, ambulances and many other emergency responders, hopefully you weren't alarmed. First responders... Read more
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Helicopter needed to help teen who crashed bike in remote area BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) - A 15-year-old boy crashed his mountain bike
Helicopter needed to help teen who crashed bike in remote area
Bakersfield Now / Posted 29 days ago
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) - A 15-year-old boy crashed his mountain bike Wednesday night in a remote area. The Kern County Fire Department said it had to use a helicopter to lift... Read more
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Gas leak prompts evacs in Golden Hills BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) - A gas leak prompted some residents to be ev
Gas leak prompts evacs in Golden Hills
Bakersfield Now / Posted a month ago
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) - A gas leak prompted some residents to be evacuated Tuesday in Golden Hills. Digging ruptured a 2-inch natural gas line around 9 a.m. in the area of Santa Maria Drive and Park... Read more
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Train catches fire east of Tehachapi Loop BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) - A train east of the Tehachapi Loop caught f
Train catches fire east of Tehachapi Loop
Bakersfield Now / Posted 1 months ago
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) - A train east of the Tehachapi Loop caught fire Sunday night. The fire was contained to the engine compartment, causing an estimated $250,000 in damage, according to the... Read more
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Train catches fire east of Tehachapi Loop BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) - A train east of the Tehachapi Loop caught f
Train catches fire east of Tehachapi Loop
Bakersfield Now / Posted 1 months ago
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) - A train east of the Tehachapi Loop caught fire Sunday night. The fire was contained to the engine compartment, causing an estimated $250,000 in damage, according to the... Read more
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Stores evacuated after rotten egg smell BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) - A hazmat team has cleared a Goodwill store
Stores evacuated after rotten egg smell
Bakersfield Now / Posted 1 months ago
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) - A hazmat team has cleared a Goodwill store on Olive Drive after a report of a rotten egg smell. Several stores were evacuated as a precaution, according to the Kern County... Read more
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Stores evacuated after rotten egg smell BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) - A hazmat team has cleared a Goodwill store
Stores evacuated after rotten egg smell
Bakersfield Now / Posted 1 months ago
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) - A hazmat team has cleared a Goodwill store on Olive Drive after a report of a rotten egg smell. Several stores were evacuated as a precaution, according to the Kern County... Read more
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Motorcycle, vehicle crash sparks grass fire BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) - A grass fire was sparked Wednesday evening
Motorcycle, vehicle crash sparks grass fire
Bakersfield Now / Posted 1 months ago
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) - A grass fire was sparked Wednesday evening by a crash between a motorcycle and another vehicle in the Kern River Canyon. The crash occurred around 5 p.m. on Highway 178... Read more

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