At approximately 2 p.m. A call came into Uvalde County sheriff’s department Of A downed powerline and fire in southern Uvalde County. Upon arrival Uvalde County sheriff’s department discovered that a large home was being transported and had not over several power lines and caused a fire on the nearby shoulder.
The fire was quickly contained and electricity crews began to immediately cut power to those lines.
The the Uvalde County sheriff’s department reopened FM 481 once power has been cut off and traffic has been reduced to one lane.
The Texas department of public safety has taken over the investigation including the transportation of the home.