ALPINE, TX (KWES) - At approximately 3 p.m. Monday Alpine Firefighters responded to a brushfire near the Quarter Circle 7 Hotel on West Highway 90.

According to officials, the fire was located in a lot just east of the hotel where the fire was extinguished, however railroad ties and grass were still smoldering.

Officials also say a cigarette was most likely the cause.

Firefighters applied foam to prevent any rekindling of the fire.

At approximately 3 pm Monday afternoon Alpine Firefighters responded to a reported brushfire near the Quarter Circle 7...

Posted by Alpine Fire Department on Monday, January 21, 2019