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Carbon Camp Fire

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Texas A&M Forest Service
College Station, TX 77845

Carbon Camp Fire Update 1

Carbon Camp Fire Wildfire
News – 1/14/2022

 Carbon Camp Fire Daily Update
January 14, 2022

Size: 200 Acres
Containment: 10%
Date Started: 1/14/2022
Cause: Unknown

Earlier this afternoon a wildfire has started South of Stinnett in Hutchinson County. Multiple resources have responded for initial attack on the fire including Texas A&M Forest Service (TAMFS), Stinnett VFD, Crutch VFD, Fritch VFD, Borger FD, Potter County FD, Skellytown VFD, Pantex and National Parks Service (NPS). Crews are working on containing the fire, but due to high winds forward progression has been made difficult. High winds are expected to be in place through the night and into tomorrow morning. 

Evacuations and Closures 
Highway 136 has been closed due to the wildfire and residents of Scotts Acres Subdivision in Stinnett, Texas are being evacuated.