Brush fire closes Highway 41 at Kettleman City

A brush fire forced the closure of Highway 41 at Kettleman City late Monday. 

At last update the fire burned 2,500 acres and is 70% contained. 

Crews from multiple agencies worked throughout the night to get a handle of the fire. 

Tuesday morning Caltrans officials said Highway 41 from I-5 to Highway 33 would remain closed with no estimated time of reopening. 

Stay with us for updates on this story. 

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