Over 50 Firefighters Fight Blaze Near La Blanca


Another powerful fire reported in our area, this one near La Blanca.
Over 50 firefighters and multiple fire departments came to the rescue and battled a structure fire last night into the early morning hours. Firefighters did say that the freezing temperatures did pose an obstacle and did take a toll on them.   Weslaco Fire Department assisted with tanker support as water supply in the area was limited. An Ambus was also dispatched to the scene as a place for firefighters to recover and escape the cold. No injuries were reported.

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