Firefighters Battle Fire In Deer Creek Area


Wednesday, February 17th 2016, 4:48 pm
By: LeighAnne Manwarren


Firefighters are battling a fire in the Deer Creek area.

The fire was reported shortly after 3:35 p.m. Wednesday near NW 178 Street and Meridian Avenue.

At least two vehicles were involved in a crash before the fire sparked. 

About 11,000 OG&E customers were without power in Edmond and north Oklahoma City due to the accident. OG&E was able to restore power shortly before 6:30 p.m.

Edmond Electric also reported about 5,400 customers without power. They said the accident caused damage to the feeder line to Edmond Electric's substations from OG&E.

Firefighters from Oklahoma City, Deer Creek, Oak Cliff and Piedmont are responding to the fire.

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