Wildfire Incident Information
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Fire Status
CONTAINED
Last Updated
1 month ago
Fire Start
Sunday, March 20, 2022 11:54 AM PDT
Incident #
2022-TXTXS-001839
Fuels
Tall Grass (2.5 feet), Brush (2 feet)
Dispatch Notes
Control: 3/30/2022 23:18 | Contain: 3/25/2022 21:51 | Out: 3/30/2022 23:18
Primary Fire Agency

State Forest Service — Texas A & M Forest Service

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Incident Overview

Inciweb information was updated: 1 month ago

Incident Photo for the Big L Fire

Firefighters are currently engaged in wildfire suppression in Erath County, located approximately 15 miles northeast of Stephenville, TX.

The Big L Fire started on March 20, 2022 at approximately 2:00 pm under extreme fire conditions. Texas A&M Forest Service is in unified command with local fire departments. The fire is burning in grass and brushy fuels with high potential for growth. Multiple aviation resources are present on the fire.

A TFR is in place NOTAM 2/6839.
https://tfr.faa.gov/save_pages/detail_2_6839

Basic Incident Details

Incident Type
Wildfire
Cause
Under Investigation
Date of Origin
Sunday, March 20, 2022 2:00 PM PDT
Location
Approximately 15 miles northeast of Stephenville, headed towards the town of Lipan
Incident Commander
John Fugitt, Texas A&M Forest Service
Incident Description
Wildfire burning in Erath County
Coordinates
32.359, -98.004
Size (Acres)
10,177
Containment
100%

Planned Outlook

Planned Actions
Crews will Mop Up and patrol, maintaining containment lines along the fire.

Fire Incident Contact

Incident Contact
Juan Rodriguez
Email: juan.rodriguez@tfs.tamu.edu
Phone: 806-220-5156
Fire Unit Information
Texas A&M Forest Service
Texas
College Station, TX 77845

Dispatch Center Contact

Texas Interagency Coordination Center (TXTIC)

Lufkin, TX

936-875-4786

https://ticc.tamu.edu/