by Christel Phillips
Trinity County Sheriff's Department informed KTRE that a forest fire started just before 8 p.m. Monday evening.
A power line fell, starting the fire on the South Boggy Slough Property, off of Highway 94, just past Boggy Creek. Rescue 1 Unit, the Apple Springs Volunteer Fire Department, and the Texas Forest Service were called to the scene.
It is not known how many acres burned, and there were no injuries reported. The Sheriff's office says the fire was put out at around 10:30 p.m.