UPDATE SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 3:
The fire burned about 45 acres and was contained as of 11:30 a.m., said the Hays County Sheriff’s Office. There were no reports of injuries or property damage.
A fire that had threatened the Saddleridge community near Wimberley Friday evening has been 60 percent contained, said the Hays County Sheriff’s Office.
The 3-acre fire was reported near Fulton Ranch Road and Freeman Ranch Road between Wimberley and San Marcos.
There have been no reports of evacuations, injuries, or property damage. Wimberley firefighters and a Texas Forest Service task force responded to the blaze.
Firefighters will be on-scene working throughout the night, said Deputy Brandy Reuter, public information officer for the Hays County Sheriff’s Office.
Reuter said firefighters are expected to beginning cleaning up remnants of the fire in the early morning.Email | Print