Firefighters respond to injury collision on NE. 23rd St.

Posted on Wednesday, February 3rd, 2021 at 5:09 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Firefighters responded to a serious collision with injuries northeast of downtown Oklahoma City Wednesday morning.

According to the Oklahoma City response and accident tacker, the incident took place at about 10:41 a.m. within the 100 block of Northeast 23rd Street near the intersection with North Walnut Avenue.

It is unclear what led up to the incident at this time. However, at least one person sustained injuries as a result.

Motorists have been advised to avoid the area as delays are likely into early Wednesday 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.


Emergency crews respond to house fire in southwest OKC

Posted on Wednesday, January 27th, 2021 at 6:01 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Fire officials are looking into the cause of a southwest Oklahoma City house fire Tuesday night.

According to News 9, the fire broke out sometime before 10:30 p.m. within the 3700 block of Southwest 38th Street near the intersection with South Portland Avenue.

The official cause of the fire remains under investigation. It is still unclear whether foul play was involved.

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.


NW OKC home sustains serious damage in weekend fire

Posted on Monday, January 25th, 2021 at 5:05 am    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – News on 9 reports that a home in northwest Oklahoma City sustained ‘significant damage’ in a fire on Saturday night.

According to Oklahoma City firefighters, the fire started at a residence near the Northwest 10th Street and North May Avenue intersection around 7:30 p.m.

When firefighters arrived, they found the owner of the home outside, who told them his daughter was recovering from a surgery and still inside. Firefighters searched the home twice but did not find his daughter inside.

The fire was eventually extinguished, but not before ‘significant damage’ had been done to the residence.

Following the fire, all traffic on NW 10th St was temporarily closed between North May Avenue and Interstate 44.

At this time, it is unclear whether the homeowner’s daughter was located and safe. We will update this blog if further details are made public.

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 another vehicle, contact us today for a free consultation.


NW OKC apartment fire extinguished by fire crews overnight

Posted on Thursday, December 24th, 2020 at 1:24 am    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Fire crews extinguished an overnight fire at the Auburn Lane apartments in northwest Oklahoma city Tuesday, reports News on 9.

Authorities say the fire began in the kitchen of an apartment at the complex near Northwest 10th Street and North MacArthur Boulevard. According to fire officials, a blind elderly man was attempting to make french fries on the stove and a cabinet ignited after he left the kitchen.

Residents of the complex were evacuated Tuesday night while fire crews responded. Fortunately, the fire was contained to the kitchen and later extinguished.

At this time, no injuries have been 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 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 commercial marijuana grow building in Cleveland County

Posted on Tuesday, December 22nd, 2020 at 5:45 am    

CLEVELAND CO., OK – Firefighters could not salvage a commercial marijuana grow building in Cleveland County after the building erupted in flames Friday night, reports KFOR.

The fire ignited at the 17500 block of South Sunnylane Road, which is an area of Cleveland County that has not been incorporated by a city. Fire crews from both Moore and Oklahoma City responded to the scene and attempted to extinguish the fire.

According to OKC Fire Department Shift Commander Sean Cobb, they could not contain the fire and the building was eventually destroyed.

Cobb said the building housed a legal commercial marijuana grow operation, and that the current estimates are $187,396 in structural damage and $93,697 in content damage.

At this time, it is unclear what caused the fire and whether anyone was injured. Our team will update this blog if more details are made available.

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 crews extinguish northwest Oklahoma City house fire

Posted on Thursday, December 17th, 2020 at 11:13 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – OKC firefighters extinguished a house fire in northwest Oklahoma City Thursday night, reports News on 9.

Officials say fire crews responded to Northwest 29th Street and North Ann Arbor Avenue, where the fire began in the garage of a nearby house.

The fire was extinguished but also caused a water main break that was contained by firefighters.

Fortunately, those inside were able to exit the home and there were no reported injuries.

This is a developing story. We will update this blog if more information becomes available.

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 investigating fire at Travelers Inn in southwest Oklahoma City

Posted on Thursday, December 17th, 2020 at 11:04 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – According to News on 9, fire officials are currently searching for the cause to a commercial fire at a Travelers Inn in southwest Oklahoma City Thursday morning.

Fire department officials said there was visible smoke at the Travelers Inn near Interstate 40 and South MacArthur Boulevard when they arrived.

At this time, no injuries have been reported.

This is a developing story. We will update this blog if more details become available.

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 crews respond to northwest Oklahoma City apartment fire

Posted on Wednesday, December 16th, 2020 at 11:51 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – According to News on 6, firefighters responded to an apartment fire at the Heritage Ridge Apartments near Northwest 10th Street and North Council Road Wednesday morning.

At this time, no further details have been released. It is unclear whether anyone was injured in the fire.

We will update this blog if more information becomes available.

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 department responds to northwest Oklahoma City house fire

Posted on Tuesday, December 15th, 2020 at 11:30 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – At 1:40 p.m on Tuesday, News on 9 reported that firefighters were battling a northwest Oklahoma city house fire at the 8300 block of NW 141st Circle near Council and Memorial roads.

At this time, no further information has been released. It is unclear whether the firefighters successfully extinguished the fire or if any injuries occurred. We will update this blog as more details become available.

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.


Firefighter hospitalized in serious condition following northwest OKC house fire.

Posted on Thursday, October 29th, 2020 at 8:01 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – An Oklahoma City firefighter is recovering in the hospital after being seriously injured in a residential fire northwest of downtown Wednesday night.

According to KFOR, the fire occurred within the 6200 block of Cambridge Drive sometime before midnight. Officials at the scene say the blaze was started between two outdoor generators but was beginning to spread to the homes.

The firefighter inhaled superheated smoke while performing ventilation tactics on the roof of one home. He was transported to Integris Baptist Medical Center in stable condition but worsened over time. He was transferred to the Intensive Care Unit where he remains as of Thursday.

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 house fire, 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.

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