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Big L Fire

Unit Information

Texas A&M Forest Service
College Station, TX 77845

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Firefighters are currently engaged in wildfire suppression in Erath County, located approximately 15 miles northeast of Stephenville, TX.

The Big L Fire started on March 20, 2022 at approximately 2:00 pm under extreme fire conditions. Texas A&M Forest Service is in unified command with local fire departments. The fire is burning in grass and brushy fuels with high potential for growth. Multiple aviation resources are present on the fire.

A TFR is in place NOTAM 2/6839.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseUnder Investigation
Date of OriginSunday March 20th, 2022 approx. 02:00 PM
LocationApproximately 15 miles northeast of Stephenville, headed towards the town of Lipan
Incident CommanderJohn Fugitt, Texas A&M Forest Service
Incident DescriptionWildfire burning in Erath County
Coordinates32.359 latitude, -98.004 longitude

Current Situation

Size10,177 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%


Planned Actions

Crews will Mop Up and patrol, maintaining containment lines along the fire.

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