Texas Fires | March 23, 2016

Fires seem to be igniting all over and Texas is one of many States ablaze this Fire Season 2016.  Here is a recap of fires that are showing started today.

I40 FIRE

This fire is showing it started around 1618 hours and is located in Wheeler County.  Currently the fire has burned 3,000 acres.  It is 75% contained at the time of this posting. The cause of ignition is unknown.

TARA ROAD FIRE

The Tara Road Fire also started today.  It is located in Randall County.  It was quickly contained to three acres and is listed at at 100% containment.  The cause is also unknown. 1 home was lost and 3 were still being threatened.

CRUTCH FIRE

The Crutch Fire was fire #3 that ignited today.  It is said to be at 44,686 acres with a 30% containment.  The fire has caused 2 homes to be lost.

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