Firefighters working site of blaze northwest of Paluxy

Firefighters are completing work battling a blaze on Bakers Crossing Road in a wooded area just northwest of Paluxy in southern Hood County near the Erath County line, called in to 911 shortly after 4 p.m. Monday. Flames on the south side of Bakers Crossing Road jumped across to the other side and burned some land and damaged a small outbuilding before the fire was fought back to a more limited area, Fire Marshal Ray Wilson said. An estimated 4 acres burned, but the fire is under control.