Brookshire Motel On Route 66 Catches Fire Again

Monday, August 17th 2020, 8:07 pm
By: Kristin Wells

TULSA, Okla. -

The Tulsa Fire Department is investigating another fire at the Brookshire Motel on Route 66.

Nobody was in the building when fire crews arrived around 5:45 p.m. Monday evening. They were able to quickly douse the fire in the building.

This is not the first fire in the Brookshire Motel, as there was previously a fire in February of 2019. The motel is on 11th Street and Garnett, on historic Route 66.

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Officials said a witness said they saw a green Ford 4-door truck leaving the parking lot with a silver or white rear driver’s side door.

Investigators ask that if anyone has information about the truck to call the arson hotline at (918) 596-ARSN. Calls to this line are anonymous.

The Brookshire motel is set to be demolished after the previous deadly fire.