Update (10:03 p.m.)
The Texas A&M Forest Service, the fire is estimated at 480 acres and is now 80% contained.
Update (7:47 p.m.)
According to the Texas A&M Forest Service, the Indian Creek 2 fire is estimated to cover 480 acres and is 60% contained.
Update (6:28 p.m.)
The Texas A&M Forest Service is now calling the Roberts County Fire the “Indian Creek 2” fire. Officials reported the fire is currently estimated to have burned about 150 acres and is 0% contained.
Update (5:08 p.m.)
Officials from the Texas A&M Forest Service are now calling the Roberts County Fire the “Indian Creek” fire. Officials have not provided an update on the acreage or the containment of the fire.
ROBERTS COUNTY, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) — Officials from the Roberts County Sheriff’s Office have reported a grass fire in the county Thursday afternoon.
According to information from the Roberts County Sheriff’s Office, officials said crews were just arriving to a grass fire along highway 70 in Roberts County around 3:45 p.m.
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