Multiple Fires Break Out Across West Texas Tuesday Afternoon
Multiple fires were reported on Tuesday, November 26th across the South Plains while a high wind warning was in effect.
In Petersburg, multiple fire departments responded to a cotton module fire at the Petersburg Co-Op Gin. Employees said that the fire couldn't be put out and has to burn out, which could potentially take all night.
Employees noticed smoke around 2 p.m., and that's when they called the fire department.
In Plainview, a brush fire was reported at 4:30 p.m. at Southwest 3rd and Quincy near Creekside Range. The fire has been contained and there are so far no reports of injuries or major damage.