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BREAKING: Rusk County fire departments working multiple arson related wildfires

RUSK COUNTY, Texas (KETK) - According to the Crims Chapel Volunteer Fire Department's Facebook page, Rusk Count fire departments are working multiple arson related wildfires on the North and West parts of the county.

The Crims Chapel department is working to get them controlled as quickly as possible.

Officials ask that if you see suspicious activity on county roads, please contact authorities.

According to the Rusk County OEM, there have been at least 10 small wildfires throughout the county, primarily in the North.

At least 7 departments have been called to the Carlisle, New London, and Overton areas. 

No structures are in danger at this time.

KETK will continue to keep you updated as more information is released.


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