Monday, September 05, 2011
Wildfires Burn Hundreds of Homes Around Austin Texas
More than 300 homes have burned in one fire east and southeast of Austin in Bastrop County.
At least 2 have been killed in another wildfire in East Texas- a woman and her daughter caught by racing flames in their mobile home.
Another fire in the Hill Country northwest of Austin has burned more than 2 dozen homes- and officials in Central Texas have declared emergencies and thousands have been evacuated.
More fire weather is expected today....