Crews made progress against wildfire in the same Central Texas county where a destructive blaze last month destroyed over 1,500 homes.
A utility company knew about wildfire dangers amid severe Texas drought, but failed to remove dead trees and branches near their power lines.
The Texas Forest Service warns that the arrival of a cold front Sunday afternoon will create more dangerous wildfire conditions across Texas.
A concert on October 17, featuring Willie Nelson, Lyle Lovett and the group Asleep at the Wheel, will benefit Central Texas wildfire victims.
The Texas Forest Service says wildfires that began more than two weeks ago in Bastrop County have been 95 percent contained.
Firefighters have contained 75 percent of the wildfires that have scorched a Central Texas county since Labor Day weekend.
Authorities said Monday morning that they have accounted for all but two of the residents affected by a massive Central Texas wildfire.
Firefighters are tamping down hotspots and holding back flames from a wildfire that has burned for days across Central Texas.
Firefighters are expected to make progress Thursday on the most destructive of the dozens of wildfires burning across drought-parched Texas.
Calmer winds on Tuesday should help firefighters battling a wildfire that has destroyed nearly 500 homes in Central Texas.