Texas wildfires path LIVE – Sheriff’s deputy dies in Eastland County as Gov Abbott orders evacuations in 11 counties


Where can Texans seek shelter?

In a March 18 press release, the office of Governor Greg Abbott listed places where Texans can seek shelter amid the wildfires.

“Texans affected by these fires can seek shelter at First Baptist of Eastland (405 S Seaman St in Eastland), First Fruit Christian Fellowship (325 W Lexington, Gorman) Myrtle Wilks Community Center (1498 I-20 Frontage, Cisco) and Gorman Community Center (118 S Kent St, Gorman),” the news release explains.

“Additionally, volunteer organizations are stationed at Siebert Elementary (100 Little Maverick Trail, Eastland). Hay and feed, as well as a temporary animal shelter, are available at the Texas Cattle Exchange (9009 I-20, Eastland).”