Brush Fire Burns 106 Acres Near Maryneal

Joseph Grant

A brush fire three miles west of Maryneal on CR 133 had are fire departments quite busy on Tuesday evening. The fire was accidentally started with a mower when a landowner was clearing brush. The fire burned a total of 106 acres. Fire companies that participated in the brush fire were: Lake Sweetwater VFD, Blackwell VFD, Maryneal VFD, Sweetwater FD and Texas A&M Forest Service. It took between four to five hours to put the fire completely out.
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