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Big L Fire

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Unit Information

College Station, 
College Station, 

Incident Contacts

Robyn Atwood
Phone: 325-213-1643
Juan Rodriguez
Phone: 806-220-5156

This incident is no longer being updated.

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 Wed, 03/30/2022 - 05:32
Incident Type Wildfire
Cause under investigation
Date of Origin
Location Approximately 15 miles northeast of Stephenville, headed towards the town of Lipan
Incident Commander John Fugitt, Texas A&M Forest Service
Incident Description Wildfire burning in Erath County
Coordinates 32° 21' 32'' Latitude
-98° 0'
'' Longitude
Current Situation
Size 10,177 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained 100%
Planned Actions

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