40-acre fire fully contained in far Southeast Bexar County

The fire started at around 4 p.m. Monday

SAN ANTONIO – A brush fire in far Southeast Bexar County grew to 40 acres and destroyed one abandoned building before it was fully contained Monday night.

The fire started at around 4 p.m. Monday in the 1200 block of Donop Road.

San Antonio Fire, Bexar County Fire, and Wilson County Fire responded to the location.

Donop Road was closed between Highway 181 and Old Corpus Christi Road as officials worked to control the fire.

According to Bexar County, fire units will remain on the scene to monitor for any hot spots.

No injuries were reported, and the cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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Victoria Lopez is a Digital Journalist at KSAT. Before joining the team in July 2022, she worked as a Digital Reporter at CBS 4 Rio Grande Valley and Local 23 News. Victoria graduated with a degree in Mass Communications — Public Relations from the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley.