Eight units evacuated after apartment building fire in SW OKC

Posted on Friday, January 8th, 2021 at 8:42 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – According to News on 6, OKC fire crews responded to a fire at an apartment building near the intersection of Southwest 74th Street and South Walker Avenue in southwest Oklahoma City on Friday morning.

Authorities say the fire started on the second story of the Windsong Village Apartments. The residents of eight units were evacuated.

There were no reported injuries.

Investigators are still working to establish a cause and estimate damages.

We will update this blog should more information 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 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.

 


Fire crews respond to fatal house fire in NE OKC

Posted on Wednesday, January 6th, 2021 at 2:38 am    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Firefighters responded to a fatal house fire in the Dodson Height area this morning, KFOR reports.

Emergency responders were alerted to a conflagration near the intersection of N Bryant Avenue and NE 18th Street shortly before 5 a.m. Firefighters arrived at the scene and conducted an initial sweep of the house, but could not find anyone present. However, a second search led them to a male resident who was suffering from severe smoke inhalation.

Paramedics transported the man to a nearby hospital, where he died later that moment.

Fire crews were able to extinguish the blaze, but not before it damaged half the structure. Investigations into the incident are ongoing.

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 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.


Multiple duplex residents displaced after grass fire spreads to units

Posted on Tuesday, December 29th, 2020 at 8:51 am    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A grass fire that spread to two duplexes last Wednesday has left multiple Oklahoma City residents without a home, according to KFOR.

One of the residents, Christin Williams, said she was at work when her boyfriend called and told her the house had caught fire. Her 3-year-old son and boyfriend were inside when they saw the smoke and fortunately were able to escape safely.

By the time Williams got home, the area was blocked off and she watched as the duplex burned.

Williams, her son, and her boyfriend also lived in the unit with her uncle but he was not home when the fire started. At the moment, she is staying with her mother while searching for their next home.

Williams said the damaged unit has been looted by several people after 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 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.


OKC and Yukon firefighters extinguish overnight fire at NW OKC gas station

Posted on Monday, December 28th, 2020 at 5:30 am    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – According to News on 6, OKC and Yukon fire crews extinguished a fire at a Mr. C’s gas station in northwest Oklahoma City early Monday.

Authorities say the fire began at the Mr. C’s located near Northwest 10th Street and North Sara Road around 1:30 a.m.

OKC and Yukon firefighters responded to the scene and were able to extinguish the fire.

At this time, it is unclear what caused the fire and whether anyone was injured. This blog will be updated if more information 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 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.


Crews battle structure fire in Northeast Oklahoma City

Posted on Tuesday, September 22nd, 2020 at 9:13 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Officials with the Oklahoma City Fire Department responded to a commercial fire northeast of downtown Sunday afternoon.

According to News 9, the blaze was reported near the intersection of East Memorial Road and U.S. Highway 77 sometime before 5:00 p.m.

Thick smoke and flames could be seen billowing from the structure as crews battled the fire. No injuries were reported as a direct result of the fire.

An investigation into the official cause of the fire remains underway.

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 tears through Oklahoma City recycling plant

Posted on Tuesday, September 15th, 2020 at 8:59 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Officials with the Oklahoma City Fire Department responded to a blaze at a recycling plant northeast of downtown early Tuesday morning.

According to News 9, a passerby reported the blaze at Derichebourg Recycling USA near the intersection of Northeast 4th Street and North Martin Luther King Avenue sometime before 5:00 a.m.

No injuries were reported as a result of the fire. Officials believe the fuel mostly consisted of burning tires and trash.

An investigation is underway into what may have caused the blaze.

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.

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