Bastrop County Complex Fire

The Bastrop County Complex fire was the most destructive wildfire in Texas history, striking areas of Bastrop County in September and October 2011. Three separate fires started on September... Wikipedia

  • Location:  Bastrop County, Texas
  • Cost:  $325 million
  • Date(s):  September 4, 2011 – October 10, 2011 (2011-10-10)
  • Burned area:  34,356 acres
  • Cause:  Sparks from damaged power lines
  • Buildings, destroyed:  1,645–1,691 homes, 40 commercial structures
  • Fatalities:  4
  • Data source:  DuckDuckGo