Update on the Parker County wild Fire. TxDOT Fort Worth tweeted shortly ago that ALL lanes on I-20 and I-30 from 1-820 to FM5 in eastern Parker and western Tarrant counties are CLOSED! Please avoid these areas. Reports of another fire have come in from the northern part of Parker county around 798 Midway Dr near Poolville.
Aledo ISD stated- “At this time emergency management has requested the district to evacuate Walsh Elementary School due to the grass fire. Students will begin loading busses and be transported to Daniel Ninth Grade Campus. The district will hold the students on campus”
Aledo ISD also stated- “At this time emergency management has requested the district to evacuate McCall Elementary School due to the grass fire. Students will begin loading busses and be transported to Aledo High School”
Via @DFWStormForce on Twitter, they posted that the First Baptist Church of Willow Park was open for anyone evacuated if they need a place to stay this afternoon. The red cross tweeted- “#RedCross is responding to large fire in #parkercounty providing first responders water & snacks and ready to help anyone else affected” -via @RedCrossDFW