CalFIRE & ConFIRE are using all their resources to extinguish the now 150 acre blaze in between Kirker Pass Road and Bailey Road.
The following update is from ConFIRE:
The Kirker Incident is currently 150 acres in size and 60% contained with active fire in several drainages in the hills between Concord and Pittsburg. The fire should be able to be contained with the current assignment of resources from both Cal Fire and Con Fire – however there is no specific time for expected containment. Cal fire has 5 engines, 2 dozers, 2 hand crews, 3 air tankers, 2 helicopters, 1 Battalion Chief and 1 Fire Prevention Officer at the incident. Con Fire has 5 engines, 1 dozer, and 2 Battalion Chiefs at the scene. Federal Fire has 2 engines and 1 Battalion Chief at the scene.
CLAYCORD NOTE: Thanks to Will Clayviellie for the pictures of the CalFIRE helicopter taking water from the Oakhurst Golf Course Pond.