Bastrop fire near SH 95 has been contained

BASTROP, Texas— The Bastrop County firefighters have contained a fire near State Highway 95.

Officials say a trash burn caused the fire near 2300 SH 95, between Elgin and Bastrop. The Travis County STAR Flight assisted in containing the fire.

Officials issued citations to those who violated a countywide burn ban—a ban in effect until November.

No injuries have been reported.