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Several Brazos County fire agencies help battle wildfire in North Zulch

According to a KAGS reporter who was on the scene, the fires are spreading rapidly, and residents are concerned for their cattle's safety.

NORTH ZULCH, Texas — The Madison County office of Emergency Management is working with Texas A&M Forest Service and several Brazos Valley Fire departments to help put out a wildfire near FM 39 in North Zulch, Texas.

KAGS reporter Sara Wilson was at the scene and said the fires spread rapidly, and residents were concerned for their cattle's safety.

A resident in the area said he is experiencing some damages to his farm land.

Large amounts of black smoke was seen emanating from behind the trees and has continued to burn in several areas. According to local Fire Captain Harold Sapp the fire has been contained at this time. 

According to fire experts, the high temperatures are causing wildfires to spread, and firefighters are working harder to control them. 

In addition to the Brazos Fire Department, several other agencies are responding to the incident to control it.

Stay with KAGSTV as this story develops.

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