Officials battle fire near Oklahoma City University

Posted on Thursday, August 13th, 2020 at 3:25 am    

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.

Ed Abel Named Oklahoma City Personal Injury Litigator of the Year

Ed Abel was awarded the Litigator of the Year award as recognition of his tremendous success in the courtroom defending the lives of Oklahomans, and his unique service as a true son of the State of Oklahoma. He has won some of the largest verdicts in Oklahoma's history, and he and his team have successfully argued against harmful tort reform laws in the state Supreme Court. His impact is so widespread across the state that Governor Mary Fallin declared May 1st as "Ed Abel Day."

Get a free case review