The Woodlands Fire Department Responds to Brush Fire Near Research Forest Drive and Shadowbend
THE WOODLANDS, TX -- At 2:30 this afternoon The Woodlands Fire Department responded to the intersection of Research Forest and Shadow Bend on a reported brush fire. Engine 101, Booster 104 and C-3 located a fire off the roadway spreading through the trees. Firefighters quickly contained and then extinguished the fire which burned approx a 1/4 acre. The fire appears to have been caused by an electric transformer which had failed. Power is out to a large area and Entergy crews are working to restore it.