Inciweb information was updated: 2 months ago
The Christine Fire started at 2:35 PM on March 15th. Local fire departments quickly got on scene and began work. Texas A&M Forest Service was requested for support and arrived on scene with heavy equipment. The fire is largely fuel driven and is burning south of the town of Christine, TX. The fire was caused by a roadside start that moved into the tall grass and brush that is driving the fire. Weather conditions in the area will continue to be problematic tonight and in to tomorrow for firefighters.