Firefighters are battling to save Garden Ridge Pottery at I-45 and SH 242 where fire has engulfed the buidling and flames are shooting hundreds of feet into the air.
As of 12:30 p.m., they had begun to evacuate the Walmart in the same shopping center as the fire was spreading to it. In addition Kohls was evacuated.
Please avoid this area if possible to keep roads clear for emergency crews.
We are on-scene and will provide information and updates as they become available.