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Hays County Fire Marshals Office

Wednesday, August 17th, 2011

Dripping Springs area fires deemed ‘suspicious’

Hays County Fire Marshal Mark Chambers said today that the cause of some 11 fires reported in the Dripping Springs area since Friday remains “undetermined but suspicious.”

Monday, April 19th, 2010

Body found in Buda fire

Public safety officials found a body in the remains of a fire near Buda Saturday morning. The detached garage for a house was engulfed in flames. Officials are investigating.

Thursday, September 10th, 2009

Business owner charged in arson case

The owner of a San Marcos transmission store has been charged with arson in the destruction by fire of his own business.