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Rush-hour car fire reported on I-35

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Emergency and fire officials in Oklahoma City have responded to a car fire along Interstate 35 during Thursday evening’s rush-hour traffic.

The accident occurred within the southbound lanes of I-35 near Southeast 44th Street just after 5:00 p.m., according to the Oklahoma City response and accident tracker.

Officials have reported injuries as a result of the crash. However, the severity of those injuries as well as the number of vehicles involved in the collision has not yet been released.

This situation is still developing. Authorities are urging motorists to avoid this section of I-35 southbound throughout Thursday evening so the fire may be safely extinguished and wreckage removed from the roadway.

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 fire injury 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.

Arson suspected after fatal Tulsa fire

TULSA, OK – Officials with the Tulsa Fire Department responded to two fires at the same residence within just a few hours of each other Monday night.

According to News on 6, the first fire was a result of the resident falling asleep on the front porch with a lit cigarette at a home near the intersection of North Harvard Avenue and East Admiral court at about 7:30 p.m.

Neighbors attempted to pull the man from the porch but were too late. He succumbed to serious burn injuries shortly after.

Officials believe the fire was completely put out following the incident as they did multiple scans of the structure. However, hours later around 3:00 a.m. officials received another call that the structure was on fire again and beginning to damage nearby homes.

No other injuries have been reported as a result of the fire. Although, fire officials are investigating the second fire as suspected arson.

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 fire injury 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.

Officials battle fire near Oklahoma City University

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Officials with the Oklahoma City Fire Department responded to the call of a fire near downtown late Sunday afternoon.

According to News 9, the fire erupted at a home within a residential neighborhood near the intersection of Northwest 23rd Street and North Pennsylvania Avenue sometime before 5:00 p.m.

Officials believe a pile of garbage in the backyard of the home somehow caught fire causing the blaze to spread. Luckily, no one was in the home at the time.

Firefighters were able to extinguish the fire shortly after their arrival on the scene. Details regarding how much damage the home sustained as a result have not yet been released.

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 City fire injury 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.

Officials battle fire at Twin Hills Country Club

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Officials with both the Oklahoma City and Forest Park fire departments responded to a fire coming from a country club Thursday.

According to News 9, the fire started in the ceiling at the Twin Hills Country Club Thursday morning. Employees attempted to put the fire out until they were instructed to evacuate by fire officials.

Officials were able to extinguish the fire within a few hours. Details on what may have sparked the blaze have yet to be released.

No injuries have been reported as of Thursday night.

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 fire accident 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 a commercial vehicle, contact us today for a free consultation.

Late night fire damages abandoned OKC church

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Fire Authorities in Oklahoma City are investigating the cause of a late-night blaze at an abandoned church southeast of downtown Sunday night.

According to KFOR, the fire was reported at about 10:00 p.m. near the intersection of Southeast 59th Street and Eastern Avenue. The fire began on the second floor of the church, making extinguishing the blaze a challenge.

Firefighters were forced to cut holes into the roof of the building allowing the smoke to bellow out before proceeding. The two-alarm fire has since been extinguished with no injuries reported as a result.

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 City fire injury 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.

Fire destroys house in Midwest City

MIDWEST CITY, OK – Fire officials in Midwest city responded to a residential fire northeast of downtown early Monday morning.

According to News on 6, neighbors reported the fire in a home near the intersection of Northeast 23rd Street and Midwest Boulevard before 6:00 a.m. Officials say approximately 40% of the home was scorched in the fire.

Neighbors told the fire department the house was vacant at the time of the blaze. No information on what may have caused the fire as been released.

The Oklahoma car accident attorneys of Abel Law Firm have extensive experience helping those who’ve been hurt due to the negligent actions of others. If you or a loved one has been injured in a car crash, we can help. Our team will help you understand your rights and legal options and will seek the maximum compensation possible for your claim. Call us at (405) 451-5157 or fill out a contact form to schedule a free consultation with us online.

One hospitalized following Tulsa fire accident

TULSA, OK – Law enforcement officials in Tulsa were closed off 61st street following a collision that hospitalized one woman early Monday morning.

According to News on 6, the crash occurred on West 61st Street a few blocks east of Highway 75 before 5:00 a.m. Officials believe the woman’s vehicle went off of the road and collided into some rocks. She was ejected from the vehicle shortly before it caught fire.

The victim was taken to a local hosptial, her condition remains unknown at this time.

The fire was extinguished by Tulsa fire officials quickly. The cause of the crash is still under investigation.

The Oklahoma car accident attorneys of Abel Law Firm have extensive experience helping those who’ve been hurt due to the negligent actions of others. If you or a loved one has been injured in a car crash, we can help. Our team will help you understand your rights and legal options and will seek the maximum compensation possible for your claim. Call us at (405) 451-5157 or fill out a contact form to schedule a free consultation with us online.

Passing motorist pulls victim from a flaming car in North Oklahoma City

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Fire officials in Oklahoma City have reported a good samaritan pulled a man from a vehicle that had caught fire along Northwest 50th Street Friday morning.

According to Fox 25, the driver collided with a crosswalk pole at the intersection of Northwest 50th Street and Portland Avenue before 7:00 a.m. The vehicle then caught fire which was seen by a passerby who quickly jumped into action.

The man was pulled from the flaming vehicle and suffered second-degree burns on his extremities, but is expected to survive.

An investigation into what caused the crash is underway.

The Oklahoma City fire accident attorneys of Abel Law Firm have extensive experience helping those who’ve been hurt due to the negligent actions of others. If you or a loved one has been injured in a car crash, we can help. Our team will help you understand your rights and legal options and will seek the maximum compensation possible for your claim. Call us at (405) 451-5157 or fill out a contact form to schedule a free consultation with us online.

Southeast Oklahoma City home destroyed in fire

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Fire officials in Southeast Oklahoma City responded to a fire that completely engulfed a residence early Sunday morning.

According to News 9, the blaze began shortly before 3:00 a.m. at a house near Southeast 51st Street and South High Avenue.

Luckily, no one was inside of the house at the time of the fire. However, officials are reporting a total loss of everything inside of the home at this time.

No word on what may have caused the fire has been released as of yet.

The Oklahoma City fire accident attorneys of Abel Law Firm have extensive experience helping those who’ve been hurt due to the negligent actions of others. If you or a loved one has been injured in a car crash, we can help. Our team will help you understand your rights and legal options and will seek the maximum compensation possible for your claim. Call us at (405) 451-5157 or fill out a contact form to schedule a free consultation with us online.

Northwest Oklahoma City accident fire causes injury

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Oklahoma City Fire and Emergency Services reported injures as a result of an accident fire Northwest of downtown Friday night.

The accident occurred shortly after 9:00 p.m. within the 2000 block of North Meridian Avenue, according to the Oklahoma City response and accident tracker.

Authorities are reporting a vehicle fire resulting from the crash. However, no information regarding how many vehicles were involved or the severity of the injuries sustained has been released as of yet. We will continue to monitor this ongoing story and provide any updates as they are made available by Oklahoma City Police.

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 City car accident 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

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