Firefighter injured putting out fires in Northeast Oklahoma City

Posted on Wednesday, June 2nd, 2021 at 2:28 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A firefighter was injured while putting out a fire at a vacant church Sunday in Northeast Oklahoma City, reports Fox 25.

Firefighters were dispatched to 601 NE 2n St, which was the location of the former St. Timothy Sound Church of God in Christ, around 10:18 p.m.

Firefighters arrived and found the two story church completely engulfed in flames. Temperatures inside the building reached around 250 degrees.

While fighting the fire, a firefighter was injured when he fell two or three ft after the second floor collapsed. He was not seriously injured and was not hospitalized.

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