One Person Dead; 50 Mobile Homes Destroyed In Sand Springs Torna - - Tulsa, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports - |

One Person Dead; 50 Mobile Homes Destroyed In Sand Springs Tornado

Posted: Updated:
SAND SPRINGS, Oklahoma -

A tornado ripped through portions of Pawnee, Creek and Tulsa Counties on Wednesday evening, and one person died and two others were injured and taken to area hospitals.

A mobile home park, near 145th West Avenue and Highway 51, was destroyed. Officials said 50 mobile homes have various levels of damage, but the storm took out nearly the whole park.

Authorities confirmed the fatality to News On 6 around 7:30 p.m. Two people transported were listed in critical condition, EMSA said.

Sand Springs and Sapulpa fire departments were on scene performing rescue operations late into the night.

A gas leak also had crews out doing emergency repairs.

Sand Springs Public Schools has canceled classes for Thursday.

Special Features

Live Traffic

Get the latest road conditions on Green Country roadways.

iPhone App

Get breaking news, weather, sports & video directly on your iPhone.

CBS Shows

Watch your favorite CBS shows for free online.


Looking for a website or event you heard mentioned on News On 6? Find it here!

TV Schedule

Need to know what's on TV? Check out our television schedule.

Live Radar

WARN Interactive

Special Coverage

  • Bridge Tracker

    How safe are Oklahoma's bridges? Use Bridge Tracker to find out now.

  • Fallen Heroes

    News On 6 honors our fallen Oklahoma heroes. View our interactive timeline.

  • Murrah Bombing Timeline

    Learn more about the events leading up to and following the bombing.

  • Storm Zone

    Watch tornadoes tear across Oklahoma and learn how to stay safe!

Powered by Frankly
News On 6
303 N. Boston Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74103 is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the stories, pictures and loves of Oklahomans across our great state.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2018 KOTV. Oklahoma Traveler™ is a registered trademark of Griffin Communications. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.