BROWN COUNTY, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) – Multiple agencies responded to a grass fire northwest of County Road 315 and west of the bayou.

A few hours after the fire began, the Early Fire Department shared that all forward progress had been stopped as the helicopters were making “great headway.” Early, Brownwood and Zephyr fire departments responded, as well as the Texas Forest Service.

Courtesy of the Early Fire Department

According to the Texas A&M Forest Service Incident Viewer, the fire has spread across 72 acres and is 100% contained as of August 10.