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Rolling Pines Fire

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

January 19, 2022: Evening Update

Rolling Pines Fire Wildfire
News – 1/19/2022

Rolling Pines Fire Update
January 19, 2022
19:00
 
Size: 783 acres
Containment: 58%
Date Started: January 18, 2022 
Cause: Under Investigation 
 
Crews will be working this evening to continue to prepare for the predicted wind shift occurring tonight. Fire personnel are widening and improving containment lines as well as removing vegetation along the southern wildfire perimeter. In addition, incoming crews will remain overnight to patrol and monitor fire conditions. 
In addition, evacuations have been lifted for all areas and Highway 21 is reopened to the through traffic. Residents and citizens are urged to use caution as emergency vehicles will remain in the area. 
 
Evacuations and Closures: The State Park is still experiencing road closures. Park Road 1A is closed from Copperas Creek North to the Park Road 1A/1C Intersection. 
 The state park is closed to day use, though existing reservations are currently being accepted.
 
Damages and Injuries: At this point, no injuries from either the public or first responders have been reported. No confirmed residential structure losses.