FRESNO COUNTY, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) – Firefighters are working to contain a wildfire that broke out near Auberry on Tuesday afternoon.

The fire, named the Power Fire, is currently burning on Powerhouse Road, near Kerckhoff Lake.

As of 6:00 p.m., the fire has reached 115 acres and is 10% contained.

During the day, temperatures reached 109 degrees as crews worked to control the flames.

Officials from Cal Fire have confirmed that three firefighters were hospitalized with heat-related illnesses.

All three are recovering at a local hospital.

An evacuation warning was issued for residents on Powerhouse Road and all side roads from the area quarter-of-mile north of Wish I Ah Road to the line between Fresno and Madera counties.

The cause of the fire is unknown at this time.