A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH is in effect for Austin, Burleson, Lee, and Washington Counties until 10am, and Montgomery & Waller Counties until 1pm. Damaging winds in excess of 60mph is the main concern.
WALKER COUNTY - A grass fire is currently burning off of State Highway 19 on Walnut Cove in Walker county.
The fire is estimated to be about an acre big. Two buildings have been destroyed in this fire.
The Walker County Community Emergency Response Teams, Walker County Office of Emergency Management, the Huntsville Fire Department, Thomas Lake Road VFD, Riverside VFD, Dodge VFD, and the New Waverly VFD are currently on the scene working on the fire.
Pictures from the scene were taken by the Walker County Office of Emergency Management.
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