Firefighters Investigate Two Tulsa House Fires


Monday, June 20th 2016, 8:27 am
By: Dave Davis


Investigators are looking into the cause of two overnight house fires in Tulsa.

The first broke out around 1 a.m. near Interstate 244 and Victor Avenue in Tulsa. Viewer Jeff Pharris caught the fire on video as flames were shooting out of the home which was being remodeled. 

Firefighters it took them about ten to fifteen minutes to put it out, and even though in some of the video you could them taking breaks, no firefighters were hurt. 

The house was being remodeled. A firefighter said he believes they were able to contain the fire to the attic.

Fire investigators are also looking into what caused a house fire on Zion Place, just west of Peoria.

The call went out  about 4 this morning, and firefighters said when they arrived, flames were shooting out of the front window.

Crews were able to quickly put it out but say there is extensive damage to the home. They say no one was home and no one is hurt. Firefighters said they do believe someone lives there.