Oklahoma wildfires: Chat with state fire marshal about recent fires

Join us for a live chat with Assistant State Fire Marshal JoAnne Sellars on Thursday to talk about recent suspicious wildfires and safety precautions.
by Tiffany Gibson Modified: August 8, 2012 at 10:21 pm •  Published: August 9, 2012
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Oklahoma fire officials have spent the past several days investigating suspicious wildfires that have burned thousands of acres and damaged homes across the state.

To help residents prepare for wildfires and educate them about dangerous weather conditions, NewsOK will hold a live chat at 1 p.m. Thursday with Assistant State Fire Marshal JoAnne Sellars.

Readers are encouraged to submit questions and comments during the live chat on our Ongoing Oklahoma Wildfire coverage page.

Sellars will discuss the recent spurt of wildfires across the state, contributing factors to the fires, the suspicious nature of recent blazes and safety precautions.


by Tiffany Gibson
News Online Editor
Tiffany Gibson has worked for the Oklahoman since August 2011 and is a member of the digital news team. In addition to writing and web editing, she also creates multimedia features for the website and maintains social media accounts. A Tennessee...
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