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Mandatory Evacuation in Parts of Northern Hays County

Updated at 9:58 pm: Hays County officials say they are ending a mandatory evacuation order for about 210 homes. Light winds, higher humidity and the grueling effort of firefighters has prevented the Pedernales One fire from pushing further into Hays County.

Earlier: Hays County officials have ordered a mandatory evacuation for northern parts of the county in the path of the Pedernales One fire. 

  • Stagecoach Ranches subdivision
  • Bell Springs Road-Lost Creek Road-Grand Summit Road area
  • Cedar Springs Ranch
  • River Oaks Ranch and Ranches at Hamilton Pool

An evacuation shelter has been set up at Dripping Springs Middle School.

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