Man hospitalized after overnight house fire in North Tulsa

Posted on Wednesday, April 21st, 2021 at 5:44 pm    

TULSA, OK – A man was taken to the hospital following an overnight house fire in North Tulsa on Wednesday.

According to KTUL, firefighters were called to the scene at about 3 a.m. near the intersection of 46th Street and South Peoria Avenue.

The single occupant in the home, an unidentified man, suffered injuries due to smoke inhalation. He was hospitalized but is expected to recover.

Investigators say a space heater may have sparked 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 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.


Arson suspected in Tulsa mobile home fire

Posted on Monday, April 12th, 2021 at 6:43 pm    

TULSA, OK – Investigators with the Tulsa Fire Department believe arson may have been the cause of a fire at a mobile home park early Sunday morning.

According to News on 6, the fire broke out sometime before 7 a.m. at a home near the intersection of East Pine Street and North Yale Avenue.

First responders located a number of ignition points, leading them to believe that someone may have intentionally started the blaze.

None of the people living in the home were injured. However, two animals died in 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 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.


Large fire breaks out at Tulsa waste management facility

Posted on Wednesday, March 31st, 2021 at 4:09 am    

TULSA, OK – Firefighters in Tulsa were called to the scene of a large fire at a waste management facility late Monday night.

According to KTUL, the fire broke out at about 11:30 p.m. at the Quarry Landfill Waste Management facility near 46th Street and Highway 169.

Fire crews used bulldozers to knock down the flames before the fire could spread to any nearby buildings.

Fortunately, no injures were sustained as a result of the blaze. The cause of the fire is unclear at this time.

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 Tulsa 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.


Woman, son killed in east Tulsa residential fire

Posted on Thursday, March 18th, 2021 at 8:02 pm    

TULSA, OK – A woman and her son were both killed as the result of a residential fire in east Tulsa overnight on Tuesday.

According to KTUL, the fire broke out at a home near the intersection of 21st Place and 129th East Avenue.

Firefighters worked with neighbors to locate the two occupants in the home. However, they were too late as 70-year-old Donna Monday and her 21-year-old son, Darien, were both pronocuned dead at the scene.

Details regarding what sparked the blaze are unclear at this time.

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 Tulsa 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


1 injured following Tulsa house fire

Posted on Tuesday, March 2nd, 2021 at 5:35 pm    

TULSA, OK – Firefighters in Tulsa responded to the scene of a major house fire west of downtown Monday afternoon.

According to Fox 23 Tulsa, the blaze broke out shortly after 3:30 p.m. at a home near the Tulsa Hills Shopping Center near the intersection of 71st Street and Elwood Avenue.

Fire investigators believe the blaze started in the fireplace and spread to the rest of the home. One person was hurt, but the extent of their injuries remains unknown.

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 Tulsa 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.


Man hospitalized following Tulsa apartment fire

Posted on Thursday, February 18th, 2021 at 5:54 pm    

TULSA, OK – One man was rushed to the hospital after a Tulsa apartment fire early Tuesday morning.

According to Fox 23 Tulsa, the fire broke out at an apartment complex near the intersection of 13th Street and South Jackson Avenue.

Firefighters say a man was injured as he tried to put out the blaze that started while he was brushing his teeth. He suffered non-life-threatening burns to his shoulders as a result.

No other injuries were reported as a result of 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 Tulsa 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.


Multiple fire crews respond to structure fire in downtown Tulsa

Posted on Wednesday, February 17th, 2021 at 7:24 pm    

TULSA, OK – Firefighters with multiple departments in Tulsa responded to a major fire downtown Tuesday afternoon.

According to News on 6, the blaze broke out near the Marshall Brewing Company at about 1:30 p.m., at a building at the intersection of 6th Street and Utica Street.

The building sustained major damage as the roof and part of the side collapsed. The brewing company next door sustained significant smoke damage as well.

Fortunately, no injuries were reported as a result of the crash. However, it took firefighters about 5 hours to get the blaze under control.

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 Tulsa 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.


Single fatality reported after Tulsa structure fire

Posted on Thursday, February 4th, 2021 at 6:40 pm    

TULSA, OK – A man was killed following a fire at an abandoned home in Tulsa early Thursday morning.

According to Fox 23 Tulsa, firefighters were called to the scene of a two-story apartment building near the intersection of 21st Street and Riverside Drive at about 4:30 a.m.

Upon arrival, first responders discovered heavy fire and smoke engulfing the building. An unidentified man was pronounced dead at the scene. It is still unclear why he was in the building at the time of the blaze.

Investigators are working to establish an official cause of 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 Tulsa 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.


Firefighters respond to residential blaze in east Tulsa

Posted on Tuesday, January 26th, 2021 at 7:27 pm    

According to KTUL, the blaze was reported at bout 1:30 a.m. at a home in Garnett, just north of I-44.

The fire started at one home and eventually spread to another causing significant damage to both. No injuries have been reported as a result of the blaze at this time.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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.


The Bros. Houligan restaurant in Tulsa damaged after fire spreads from alley to kitchen

Posted on Wednesday, December 30th, 2020 at 11:32 am    

TULSA, OK – Officials with the Tulsa Fire Department say the The Bros. Houligan restaurant near the intersection of East 15th Street and South Lewis Avenue was damaged after a fire spread from they alley to the kitchen on Tuesday morning, reports News on 6.

According to Jason Gilkison, District Chief of the Tulsa Fire Department, the fire spread to the kitchen area from the alley as the restaurant’s gas supply fueled the fire. Firefighters contained the flames by shutting off the gas, blowing out the smoke, and extinguishing hidden fires in the walls and behind kitchen equipment. The restaurant’s electricity was also shut off.

Fortunately, no injuries were reported from the fire.

Several parts of The Bros. Houligan restaurant were damaged and it is not yet clear when the restaurant will be able to reopen.

This is a developing story. If more details are released, this blog will be updated.

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 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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