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Vehicle fire causes delays on I-35 near Edmond

EDMOND, OK – Emergency crews in northeast Oklahoma City were called to the scene of a vehicle fire on I-35 early Tuesday afternoon.

According to the Oklahoma City response and accident tracker, the fire broke out within the 13300 block of North I-35 just north of the Turner Turnpike overpass.

The cause of the fire is unknown at this time. However, no injuries have been reported as a direct result of the incident.

Commuters have been advised to avoid this portion of I-35 as delays are likely throughout Tuesday afternoon.

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 for a free consultation.

Crews respond to house fire in southwest Oklahoma City

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Fire crews in southwest Oklahoma responded to a house fire in the Heronville neighborhood Friday afternoon.

According to the Oklahoma City response and accident tracker, the fire broke out just before 1 p.m. within the 2400 block of Southwest 34th Street near the intersection with Villa Ave.

It is still unclear what sparked the blaze or if any injruies were sustained as a result. However, this situation is still developing.

Our team will update this blog with further information as it is 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 burn injry 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.

Large fire breaks out at Tulsa waste management facility

TULSA, OK – Firefighters in Tulsa were called to the scene of a large fire at a waste management facility late Monday night.

According to KTUL, the fire broke out at about 11:30 p.m. at the Quarry Landfill Waste Management facility near 46th Street and Highway 169.

Fire crews used bulldozers to knock down the flames before the fire could spread to any nearby buildings.

Fortunately, no injures were sustained as a result of the blaze. The cause of the fire is unclear at this time.

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 Tulsa burn 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 at duplex in Paseo thought to be caused by cooking equipment

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – The Oklahoma City Fire Department responded to a fire at a two-story duplex in the Paseo neighborhood yesterday afternoon, according to KFOR.

The incident happened in the 100 block of NW 28th Street just after 12 p.m., and authorities believe was started by outdoor cooking equipment being used in a first-floor bedroom. A person experiencing homelessness may have been using the structure as shelter.

Nobody was found at the scene by authorities, and no injuries were reported.

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 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 for a free consultation.

 

Dog rescued from house fire in southwest Oklahoma City

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – The Oklahoma City Fire Department rescued a dog from a house fire in southwest Oklahoma City this afternoon, according to the agency’s Twitter account.


The fire happened in the 2200 block of SW 24th Street before 3:33 p.m.

A dog was rescued from the structure and is expected to be alright.

Authorities said that nobody was home at the time of the incident.

The fire was out by 3:58 p.m.

The cause of the blaze remains under investigation.

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 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 for a free consultation.

 

Vehicle fire reported along I-40 in southwest OKC

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A vehicle caught on fire while traveling along I-40 early Thursday morning.

According to News 9, the vehicle caught fire at about 1 a.m. within the westbound lanes of I-40 near the Agnew Avenue overpass.

Police say the driver attempted to veer out of the way of another vehicle and struck a barrier wall before the car burst into flames.

Fortunately, no injuries were reported as a result of the fire.

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 for a free consultation. 

Driver takes off after being pulled from flaming vehicle in Oklahoma City

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK –  A woman called police after she pulled a man from a burning car and he took off running in northeast Oklahoma City on Tuesday night.

According to KFOR, the incident occurred shortly after 9 p.m. near the intersection of Northwest 12th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue.

An unidentified female witness jumped into action when she saw a vehicle burst into flames near the intersection. She pulled the victims from the vehicle and he immediately fled the scene on foot.

Witnesses told police the man was burned but not seriously injured. The circumstances leading up to the vehicle fire are unclear at this time.

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 for a free consultation.

Woman, son killed in east Tulsa residential fire

TULSA, OK – A woman and her son were both killed as the result of a residential fire in east Tulsa overnight on Tuesday.

According to KTUL, the fire broke out at a home near the intersection of 21st Place and 129th East Avenue.

Firefighters worked with neighbors to locate the two occupants in the home. However, they were too late as 70-year-old Donna Monday and her 21-year-old son, Darien, were both pronocuned dead at the scene.

Details regarding what sparked the blaze are unclear at this time.

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 Tulsa burn 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

Man hospitalized after Tulsa house fire on S.W. 74th St.

TULSA, OK – One man was rushed to the hospital after a residential fire in southwest Oklahoma City early Monday morning.

According to KFOR, the fire broke out at about 2:40 a.m. at a home near the intersection of Southwest 74th St. and Richmond Ave..

It took some time before firefighters were able to get the blaze under control. The extent of injuries sustained as a result of the fire is unknown at this time.

What may have sparked the fire is also unclear.

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 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 for a free consultation.

Man injured in OKC apartment fire after he falls asleep while cooking

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A man was injured after he fell asleep while cooking at an apartment in northwest Oklahoma City yesterday, according to News on 6.

The fire happened at Hayden Place Apartments on NW 10th Street, near N MacArthur Boulevard and N Rockwell Avenue, when a man fell asleep while he was cooking.

He was woken by the fire and was able to escape the blaze.

The victim suffered mild burn injuries and was taken to the hospital for treatment.

No other people were reported as hurt.

The report states that some people were displaced as a result of the blaze, though it is unclear how many residents of the complex were affected.

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 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 for a free consultation.

 

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