Brush fire burns 320 acres northwest of Smithville Posted in: News On Thursday, August 11, 2022, at approximately 2:57 PM, Bastrop County Emergency Communications received a call of a brush fire located at the 500 block of Old Antioch Rd. Currently, at 9:45 PM, the Fire is now estimated to be at approximately 320 acres with 5 percent containment.Agencies currently on scene and responding to the Pine Pond Fire include the Heart of the Pines Volunteer Fire Department, Smithville Volunteer Fire Department, Bastrop County Emergency Services District Number 2 (ESD #2), Bastrop County Emergency Services District Number 1 (ESD #1), Bastrop Fire Department, Texas Parks and Wildlife, Texas A&M Forest Service,PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!