ECTOR COUNTY - A fire that has burned all afternoon in Ector County near West County Road and West Yukon is now 90 percent contained.
Officials say six homes have been destoyed. Seven people are displaced from their homes at this time.
The Texas Forest Service is reporting that 25 acres have been burned, 150 homes have been self-evacuated in the Odessa area, and 100 homes were threatened.
Yukon between West County Road and the Loop 338 has been blocked off. Black smoke can be seen filling the skies over Odessa.
Several fender benders happened in the area.
Midland firefighters sent 2 firetrucks and an ambulance to the scene to assist in the firefighting effort.
The following has been released from the Emergency Operations Center in Odessa: