Inciweb information was updated: 1 month ago
The Red Mud fire started on Friday, April 1st, 2022 at approximately 2:40 pm in Crosby County just east of White River. The fire is burning in mostly grass but is being wind driven towards structures.
Bull Dozers engaged on east flank to put in containment lines due to that work, forward progression has stopped. Three Single Engine Air Tankers (SEATs) worked the head of the fire to support ground resources. Structure protection was put in pplace to protect values at risk.
The Texas A&M Forest Service responded and was in unified command with the local fire department.
The fire is officially 100% contained as of April 2, 2022 and turned over to locals. Federal and state resources have been released.
Pending any significant change in fire activity this will be the last update for this fire.