A Tehachapi man was rescued from the Kern River, in Keysville North, by Kern Valley Search and Rescue and Kern County Fire Department on Sunday morning, the Kern County Sheriff's Office said.

A body found near East High School last week has been identified as that of 24-year-old Bryan David Vigue, coroner's officials said.

The Kern County Fire Department responded to calls at about 1 p.m. Wednesday for a home on fire in Taft.  

The Kern County Fire Department received calls at about 9:10 p.m. Wednesday night for a grass fire in east Bakersfield.

Coroner's officials have released the name of a 52-year-old man who was fatally stabbed last week.

At approximately 3:50 p.m. Sunday, the Kern County Fire Department responded to calls of a big rig on fire on West bound Highway 58, one mile east of General Beale Road.

The Kern County Fire Department responded to reports of a collision in Tejon involving two tractor trailers Thursday afternoon.