Large Wildfire Scorches Southwest Oklahoma

Tuesday, March 22nd 2011, 4:06 pm
By: News 9

HARMON, Oklahoma -- A large wildfire burned near Harmon, Oklahoma, which is west of Altus near the Texas border.

Multiple fire crews have been called out to battle the flames. Reports say authorities called in National Guard helicopters to drop water on the fire.

High winds, warm temperatures and dry conditions are fueling fires across Oklahoma Tuesday.

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