Wildfire Incident Information
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Fire Status
CONTAINED
Last Updated
34 mins, 28 secs ago
Fire Start
Saturday, May 7, 2022 4:04 PM PDT
Incident #
2022-TXTXS-002888
Fuels
Tall Grass (2.5 feet), Brush (2 feet)
Dispatch Notes
Control: 5/16/2022 00:49 | Contain: 5/11/2022 00:11 | Out: 5/16/2022 00:50
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 Grissom Fire

 The Drissom Fire started on the afternoon of May 7th, and was extremely active with the column visible from Abilene. Texas A&M Forest Service (TAMFS) arrive on scene around 20:00 and is working in unified command with several local responders. TAMFS dozer crews are working to put in fire line with several rural structure threatened in the area. Extremely high temperatures coupled with dry fuels have contributed to the extreme fire behavior.

Basic Incident Details

Incident Type
Wildfire
Date of Origin
Saturday, May 7, 2022 3:00 PM PDT
Location
Coleman County near Brown County line, off of county road 108
Incident Commander
Jacob Brockett, Texas A&M Forest Service
Coordinates
31.798, -99.208
Size (Acres)
1,552
Containment
100%
Fuels Involved
Mesquite, Juniper and Grass

Fire Incident Contact

Incident Contact
Stuart Morris
Email: stuart.morris@tfs.tamu.edu
Phone: 9362177013
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/