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Rolling Pines Fire

Unit Information

Texas A&M Forest Service
Texas
College Station, TX 77845

January 18, 2022: Evening Update

Rolling Pines Fire Wildfire
News – 1/18/2022

Rolling Pines Fire Update
January 18, 2022
8:00 pm

Size: 500 acres
Containment: 10%
Date Started: January 18, 2022
 
Cause: Under Investigation 

Currently, the fire is holding along Power Plant Road and along Highway 21. Resources are in evacuated areas patrolling to detect any containment issues with additional resources being ordered for tonight and tomorrow. Containment lines are still be constructed. Winds are expected to die down this evening with increasing relative humidity throughout the night.

Evacuations and Closures Evacuations are still in place for the following areas: Power Plant Road, Pine Tree Loop, Lisa Lane, Linda Lane, Porter Road, KC Drive, Hill Crest Drive, Pinedale Drive, Pinehollow Drive, Wildwood Drive, Boren Lane, Pinehill Drive. Residents living on East and West Kelley Road and North to FM 1441 may return to their homes. Drive carefully and beware of smoke in the area. Entrance to these areas will be via FM 1441 as Hwy 21 will continue to have roadblocks in place.

Damages and Injuries At this point, no injuries from either the public or first responders have been reported. No confirmed residential structure losses