Tulsa Firefighters Find Fire Victim's Family

Monday, October 23rd 2006, 6:06 am
By: News On 6

The Tulsa Fire Department is crediting News on 6 viewers with helping to locate the family of a man who died in a weekend fire.

Billy Joe Smith died Sunday at a home at 138 South 36th West Place. Firefighters believe a cigarette in Smith’s bedroom started the fire. When authorities hit a roadblock in finding his family, they asked for your help.

Fire officials say because of your calls, they have found his family members and notified them of Smith's death.