Rendon Texas fire spreads to '9 structures' with propane tanks ablaze & power lines down as crews battle massive flames | The SunJuly 27, 2022
A MASSIVE fire has spread to nearby structures as propane tanks have been set ablaze and power lines have gone down in the area.
As of 7.35pm local time, at least eight or nine structures had become impacted by the blaze.
The Rendon Fire Department shared in a series of updates that the blaze reportedly started from a grass fire in the vicinity of Jessica Lane.
"Live power lines down and propane tanks on fire," another update tweet from the fire department reads.
Multiple additional units have responded to the scene, including personnel from the Fort Worth Fire Department.
No injuries have been reported.
It is unclear what may have caused the fire.
The types of structures involved have not yet been specified, but initial reports indicate that the fire may be near a trailer home.
Video footage from the scene shows giant plumes of black smoke coming from the flames.
Bennett Lawson Road has been shut down in both directions as crews continue to battle the blaze.
The Rendon Fire Department shared that residents near the blaze have called 911 to alert authorities of structures along Bennett Lawson Road that have been "caught by embers."
Rendon is a census-designated place located about 17 miles southeast of Fort Worth.
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