Large Fire in Aquilla Pulls in 14 Companies for Mutual Aid

Aquilla CR 2200 Fire Sept. 6, 2019.

A large grass fire destroyed 3 uninhabited structures today and threatened others. Responding units were Aquilla, Whitney, Peoria, 2604, Lakeview, White Bluff, Hillsboro, Abbott, West, China Spring, Gholson, West Shore, Steele Creek and Ross. Bynum was on standby for the Whitney area. Also responding for rehab were Careflite, White Bluff Rehab, and a Fire Corp Rehab unit out of McLennan County, Hill County SO, Hill County Constable Justin Girsh, McLennan County SO, Hill County Emergency Management, and Bosque County Constables. If I've missed anyone please let me know and I will add you to the list.

Kae KeithCalls