1 injured in fire at apartment complex near Oklahoma campus

The Associated Press - December 1, 2018 9:03 am

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) – Authorities say one person was injured in a fire at an apartment complex near the University of Oklahoma campus in Norman.
Deputy Fire Chief Mike Wilson said the fire was reported about 3:30 a.m. Friday at The Commons On Oak Tree and caused heavy damage.
Wilson said a man was injured after throwing a rope from an apartment window and either trying to climb down or falling. Wilson said the man was taken to a hospital in undisclosed condition.
A woman who answered the phone at the apartment complex declined to give her name, but said the complex is not affiliated with the university.
The university said in a statement on its website that its Student Affairs office is working with any students who may live at the complex to help find alternative housing.

 

Latest Stories

Watch Ponca City Football Here

The Cats are at home for their Homecoming game against Lawton. If you can’t make it...

Po-Hi Homecoming 2022

This week we celebrate our 2022 Ponca City High School Homecoming. The Homecoming Court consists of...

Newkirk FFA and 4H Boosters Having Give Back Night’s at Chili’s

On Monday, October 3 and Friday, October 27, Newkirk FFA and 4H Livestock Boosters are having...