Firefighter dead after battling wildfire in Comanche Co.

Posted on Tuesday, March 22nd, 2022 at 4:34 am    

COMANCHE COUNTY, OK – An Oklahoma firefighter died after working to extinguish a wildfire southeast of Oklahoma City on Sunday.

According to UPI, emergency crews were responding to a fire at NE King Road and Lake Ellsworth when the unidentified firefighter passed away.

No further details on the circumstances of their death have been provided.

An investigation into the incident is ongoing.


This information is presented as a way to help keep our community safer and is not meant to be taken as legal advice. However, the Oklahoma wrongful death attorneys at the Abel Law Firm have helped clients secure financial compensation for their medical bills, lost wages, and other expenses. If you or someone you love has been injured in an accident involving another vehicle, contact us today for a free consultation.

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