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Two Homes Burned in Early Morning Fire
Two homes and a field go up in flames early Monday morning.
Neighbors near the homes and field near Hefner and Broadway Extension were evacuated.
Fire crews got the call just after three this morning. When they arrived they found one home engulfed in flames.
The fire spread to the home on the west side and then to a large grass field behind the first home.
No one was living in the first home, but an elderly woman lives in the second home.
Battalion Chief Wright says neighbors rushed in and saved the woman.
Fire investigators are trying to determine a cause for this fire.
Chief Wright also says firefighters were lucky that the large field was behind the home because fire crews were able to put out the fire before it spread to any homes to the North.
Posted: Monday, February 18 2013, 09:41 PM CST
IN OKLAHOMA NEWS
Tulsa agencies assisting in Moore recovery
May 22, 2013 07:50 GMT
TULSA, Okla. (AP) -- The city of Tulsa is sending a contingent of workers to help with the recovery in Moore, including its coordinator for grants.
The city said Tuesday that the Tulsa Area Emergency Management Agency deputy director and the city's finance and grants coordinator are helping with communication efforts.
At the request of emergency managers, the city sent an urban search and rescue team to help with the search at Plaza Towers Elementary School, which collapsed in the tornado.
The Tulsa police sent an incident management team to assist as needed at Moore.
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