Smoke Detector Saves OKC Man From House Fire

Thursday, June 23rd 2011, 1:27 pm
By: News 9

OKLAHOMA CITY -- Oklahoma City firefighters say a short circuit in a heating unit caused a house fire in Southwest Oklahoma City.

When crews arrived, heavy smoke was coming out of the home but they were able to put the fire out quickly.

The homeowner got out safely thanks to his working smoke detector.