Firefighters Respond To House Fire In NW OKC


Wednesday, October 30th 2019, 7:39 am
By: News 9


Firefighters responded to a house fire Wednesday morning in northwest Oklahoma City. 

According to authorities, the fire is near Northwest 164th Street and North Western Avenue. 

Officials said a neighbor noticed the smoke coming from the home. They believe the cause of the fire was a lightning strike that occurred overnight around 11:30 p.m. Tuesday and had been smoldering throughout the night. 

The homeowners stated they heard the lightning strike Tuesday night but were unaware of the fire. 

Firefighters said the fire caused about $15,000 in damages.  No injuries have been reported at this time. 

 

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