Firefighters are currently working to contain the Smith Canyon wildfire in Pecos County. The fire started August 31, 2020 at 6:25 pm approximately 4 miles south of Iraan, Texas.
The wildfire is actively burning in grass and brush. Ground resources are working to construct containment lines around the fire.
Texas A&M Forest Service is currently in unified command with local resources to manage the fire.
A temporary flight restriction has been put in place to provide a safe firefighting area for aerial resources. https://tfr.faa.gov/save_pages/detail_0_2815.html https://tfr.faa.gov/save_pages/detail_0_2816.html