Brush fire threatened homes in Cedar Creek before being put out

FILE - Police lights (KXAN File Photo/Juan Salinas)
FILE - Emergency lights (KXAN File Photo/Juan Salinas)

CEDAR CREEK, Texas (KXAN) — A brush fire in Cedar Creek burned five acres Tuesday afternoon.

Travis County Fire & Rescue were called at 3 p.m. to the 200 block of Pope Bend North.

At one point, several homes were in immediate danger from the fire. Crews were able to contain the fire and no structures were damaged.

No one was injured in the fire and its cause has not been determined.

Crews from Travis County, Bastrop County and the city of Bastrop helped fight the fire. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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