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Holcombe Road Fire

Unit Information

Texas A&M Forest Service
College Station, TX 77845

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The Holcombe Road Fire in Crockett County started on April 19, 2020. Crockett County fire department initially responded to the fire and requested assistance from Texas A&M Forest Service, who joined the county in a unified command.

On the first day, fire behavior was very active with short runs and torching juniper. The local VFD was accompanied by 1 dozer and 1 utv from Fort Stockton and 1 dozer and 1 type 6 engine from San Angelo. Additional resources were ordered and scheduled to arrive the morning of 4/20.

Initially estimated 700 acres with 0% containment.

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Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
Date of OriginSunday April 19th, 2020 approx. 03:00 PM
LocationCrockett & Val Verde Counties
Incident CommanderLone Star State Type 3 IMT - Shane Crimm
Incident DescriptionFire Is 100% Contained.
Coordinates30.29 latitude, -101.5 longitude

Current Situation

Size25,958 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%