Wildfires in Texas covering more than 38,000 acres have resulted in evacuation orders being issued in several counties in central parts of the Lone Star State.
High winds and dry conditions meant firefighters battled the blaze in hazardous weather late Thursday.
Multiple wildfires have combined and now form the Eastland Complex fire. Parts of Eastland, Brown and Comanche counties have been ordered to evacuate.
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https://www.independent.co.uk/climate-change/news/texas-wildfires-evacuations-eastland-complex-b2039034.html Wildfires force evacuations in central Texas as nearly 40,000 acres burst into flames