Kern County Fire Department announces, congratulates 5 new fire captains

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — The Kern County Fire Department is celebrating the addition of five new fire captains on Tuesday.

The department announced the promotion of the following five new fire captains:

  • William Corey

  • Curtis Dunnahoe

  • Jeremiah Hooper

  • Michael Howard

  • Colby Hutchens

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KCFD says it wishes the new captains success in their new role, and the weighty responsibility that comes with it.

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