Jasper Co. homes evacuated because of wildfire threat

JASPER COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - A wildfire in Jasper County is still going strong Sunday evening.

The fire, although contained, is still not controlled, according to the Texas Forest Service.  About 130 acres around Rogers Road near the town of Buna is burning.

Fire officials say between 25 to 50 homes have been evacuated because of the fire's proximity.