YOUNG COUNTY, Texas – The Texas A&M Forest Service is responding to a request for assistance on the #WacoBendFire, currently burning in Young County. As of the latest reports, the fire has spread over an estimated 100 acres and is 50% contained.
Local firefighting resources are engaged in efforts to control the blaze, with containment efforts underway. The Forest Service’s assistance is aimed at providing additional support to manage the fire and prevent further spread.
The public is urged to exercise caution in the vicinity of the fire and to comply with any instructions or advisories from local authorities.
Further updates on the #WacoBendFire will be provided as information becomes available, including details on containment progress, potential impacts on populated areas, and any necessary precautionary measures.