Several Wise County FDs with assistance from Jack and Montague FDs are working a large grass fire near FM 2265 and CR 1787. Fire estimated at 100 acres. Texas A&M Forest Service requested.
Update – Latest estimated size is 200 acres.
Latest information from the Texas A&M Forest Service indicates the fire has scorched 800 acres with little to no containment. The fire started in the area of FM 2265 and CR 1787, eventually spreading southward threatening homes and other structures on CR 1770. Several FDs are still on scene working to contain the fire.
Update – Fire is 30% contained at last update.