Wildfire Incident Information
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20% contained
Fire Status
OUT
Last Updated
1 month ago
Fire Start
Friday, March 18, 2022 10:57 AM PDT
Incident #
2022-TXTXS-001766
Fuels
Tall Grass (2.5 feet)
Dispatch Notes
Control: 3/21/2022 16:48 | Contain: 3/19/2022 02:18 | Out: 3/21/2022 16:51
Primary Fire Agency

State Forest Service — Texas A & M Forest Service

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Incident Overview

Inciweb information was updated: 2 months ago

Incident Photo for the La Paloma Fire

Local authorities in Starr County requested assistance from the Texas A&M Forest Service on the La Paloma fire at approximately 1245 on March 18th, 2022. There were reports of multiple structures threatened with high potential for growth due to weather and vegetation characteristics. 

Aviation Resources have been requested for this incident to provide surveillance and assist with suppression due to the fire's proximity to structures.

Basic Incident Details

Incident Type
Wildfire
Cause
Debris Burning
Date of Origin
Friday, March 18, 2022 12:45 PM PDT
Incident Commander
James DeGrazia
Incident Description
Wildfire located near Sullivan City, Texas.
Coordinates
26.298, -98.616
Size (Acres)
750
Containment
20%

Fire Incident Contact

Incident Contact
Alex Bregenzer
Phone: 5123545790
Hours: M-F 9-5 , Sa-Sn 9-5
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/