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Multiple fire agencies respond to large fire at Kurten chicken farm

Feathercrest Farms
Posted at 6:43 PM, Jan 29, 2024
and last updated 2024-01-29 22:19:44-05


Fire officials at the scene of Feather Crest Farms say the fire is contained to two buildings as of 8:22 p.m. Monday (Jan. 29). At that time, 100 firefighters were still on scene. Fire containment is expected to last multiple days.

There have been no injuries or deaths reported. Workers were confirmed to be on site at the start of the fire.

Feather Crest Fire Map

The cause of the fire hasn't been determined, as the scene is still active.

Officials urge the public to steer clear of the area. Traffic buildup along State Highway 21 earlier in the day slowed firefighters' response to the incident.

This is a developing story. 25 News will provide more information as it becomes available.


Multiple fire agencies are responding to a large fire at a Brazos County chicken farm.

Authorities have released little information on what caused the blaze at Feathercrest Farms in Kurten or if there are any injuries.

25 News is in route to the fire and will have updates to this story as they become available.