Two fires destroy homes over holiday weekend Posted in: News The Elgin Fire Department responded to two major house fires over Memorial Day weekend. According to a post on the Elgin FD Facebook page, they and other area fire departments responded to two fully-engulfed structures on Sunday, May 26 and Monday, May 27. With assistance from Bastrop County Emergency Services District (ESD) 2, Elgin FD battled a house fire at around 6 a.m. on Sunday. The house is located between Elgin and Bastrop at the 2200 block of State Highway 95. The structure was fully engulfed when the fire department arrived. According to Elgin FD, no injuries were reported and the residents ...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!