Two people hurt after heater sparks garage fire in OKC

Posted on Saturday, December 19th, 2020 at 9:20 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Two people were hurt after a garage caught fire in Oklahoma City this morning, according to KFOR.

The incident began at about 11:20 a.m. in the 1600 block of SE 51st Street when a space heater caused a garage to catch fire.

The blaze consumed the garage, then spread to the attic.

Two people suffered smoke inhalation injuries during the blaze and were treated at the scene.

The identities of the victims have not yet been 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 personal 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.

 


Three residents displaced by OKC apartment complex fire

Posted on Friday, December 11th, 2020 at 6:42 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – An apartment complex fire in Northwest Oklahoma City Thursday night damaged multiple units and displaced three residents, reports KFOR.

Firefighters were called to the 5900 block of Northwest 10th Street at around 7:40 p.m. Thursday night, after a fire started in an empty unit. According to an Oklahoma City Fire Department official, the apartment complex may have been renovating this unit.

The fire eventually damaged multiple other apartment units, displacing three residents. At this time, it is not clear what temporary living arrangements have been provided to the affected residents.

The cause of the fire is still being investigated by crews, however, no crimes are suspected.

No injuries have been reported. We will update this blog if more details are released.

The Oklahoma 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.


Firefighters extinguish fire at OKC apartment complex

Posted on Tuesday, November 17th, 2020 at 2:55 am    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – An apartment fire was put out by Oklahoma City firefighters Saturday afternoon.

News 9 reported that the fire occurred at an apartment near Northwest 10th Street and Gardner Avenue.

The firefighters said no one was injured due to the fire and that the apartment building was empty at the time of the fire.

The Oklahoma 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.


No injuries reported in house fire near intersection in The Village area

Posted on Saturday, October 31st, 2020 at 9:24 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Multiple agencies responded to a house fire in northwest Oklahoma City this afternoon, according to News on 6.

The incident began at about 4:30 p.m. in The Village area near Lake Hefner, near N May Ave and W Britton Rd when a person reported that their coworker’s home was on fire.

Smoke was pouring from the rooftop when firefighters arrived at the scene.

Luckily, nobody was injured in the blaze, as the resident was not at home when the fire occurred.

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 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.

 

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