Firefighters are currently working to contain the 202 Fire in Bee County. The fire started on February 28, 2021 at approximately 1250 hours. The fire is located East of Beeville off of County Road 409.
Forward progression of the fire has been stopped. The fire is 80% contained as of 1645 hours. Focus is on the north and west sides of the fire with the south and east sides having been mopped up. Hay bales may create some issues with wind gusts along the western flank.
Texas A&M Forest Service is currently in unified command and multiple VFDs are on scene. A Texas A&M Forest Service dozer crew is currently en route.