WALKER COUNTY, T.X. (WNCT) — A wildfire that prompted evacuations in Walker County, Texas, on Friday, September 1, grew overnight to an estimated 3,800 acres, officials said on Saturday.
The Game Preserve Fire was 20-percent contained as of Saturday afternoon, Texas A&M Forest Service said, as more evacuation orders were issued in Walker County.
This footage from Gisselle Aguilar, posted Friday, shows dense smoke billowing from the fire.
Credit: Gisselle Aguilar via Storyful