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UPDATE: Wheeler County grass fire at 1,328 acres, 85% contained

UPDATE: Wheeler County grass fire at 1,328 acres, 85% contained
UPDATE: Wheeler County grass fire at 1,328 acres, 85% contained
Published: Apr. 1, 2022 at 5:35 PM CDT|Updated: Apr. 2, 2022 at 5:14 PM CDT
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WHEELER COUNTY, Texas (KFDA) - The Dubbs Creek Fire in Wheeler County is close to 1,328 acres and is 85% contained tonight.

Texas A&M Forest Service says mop up operations are being conducted on the north side and containment continues to increase.

Hay bales are being moved around and some are still burning and may produce visible smoke.

The perimeter of the fire was flown today and the actual acreage was decreased form the original estimate of 3,900 acres.

Source: Texas A&M Forest Service

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