Residents Evacuate - Large Fire

We have breaking news into the newschannel 10 news room..

A large grass fire in Beaver County has officials warning residents close to one town to leave.

Residents one mile north and east of Slapout to the Harper County line are being asked to evacuate the area.

This warning is coming from the Texas Emergency Management agency. They say a large fire northeast of Slapout is moving quickly with dry conditions and high winds.

We will continue to keep you updated as information becomes available.