Liberty Fire Department
Chief Lee Johnson tells Tulsa's Channel 8 that they are working to
control a 200-acre grass fire in Liberty.
The fire extends from
221st Street South to 241st Street South near
Sheridan Road in Liberty. The neighboring fire departments from
Mounds, Liberty Mounds, Keifer, Glenpool, Twin Hills and Beggs are
assisting. Officials are asking for helicopter support from the
An abandoned manufactured
home briefly caught fire, but fire crews were able to extinguish the
fire on the home itself.
Liberty firefighter Colton
Lance tells KTUL.com that the fire was intentionally started by a
resident of Liberty.
Tulsa's Channel 8 has a
storm spotter on the scene to bring us video.
Tulsa's Channel 8's Weather Team advise that a Red
Flag Warning has been issued for Cherokee, Adair, Creek, Okfuskee,
Okmulgee, Wagoner, Tulsa and Rogers Counties from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00