Stockyards City Blaze Causes Nearly Half A Million Dollars In Damage


Friday, March 6th 2015, 1:31 pm
By: News 9


A large fire that destroyed two businesses in Stockyards City, Oklahoma, has caused close to half a million dollars in damage.

According to the Oklahoma City Fire Department, at about 8 a.m., crews responded to the fire at Bentley-Gafford Co., located at 1320 S. Agnew Avenue, which is right across the street from Cattlemen's Steakhouse.

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The blaze later spread to another business nearby, Oklahoma Native Art and Jewelry.

Crews contained the fire at about 11 a.m. Both businesses were destroyed.

Friday morning, fire investigators said the cause of the the four-alarm fire is undetermined. At this time, they are not calling the fire suspicious.

Investigators are unable to get inside the buildings, because it's too dangerous after the roofs collapsed during the fire.

The fire has caused $425,240 in damage to both businesses.