A tree and grass fire had claimed 206 acres south of Lake Isabella in Bodfish, about 32 miles northeast of Bakersfield, a Kern County Fire Department official said.
Containment was listed as 20 percent, per the latest update at 4:45 p.m., but no damage to buildings had been reported. The fire was about five miles osuth of the lake.
The cause remains under investigation, Kern County Fire Department Capt. Tom Ellison.