UPDATE: Fireplace starts southeast Oklahoma City fire early Tuesday

Firefighters have extinguished house fires Tuesday. No injuries have been reported.
Oklahoman Modified: March 4, 2014 at 10:27 am •  Published: March 4, 2014
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photo - Charles Williams, Oklahoma City, searching the debris for his belongings after a fire destroyed a home he owns at 912 S Rockwood Ave. in Oklahoma City Tuesday, Mar. 4, 2014. Mr. Williams was living in another home he owns at the time of th fire. Photo by Paul B. Southerland, The Oklahoman
Charles Williams, Oklahoma City, searching the debris for his belongings after a fire destroyed a home he owns at 912 S Rockwood Ave. in Oklahoma City Tuesday, Mar. 4, 2014. Mr. Williams was living in another home he owns at the time of th fire. Photo by Paul B. Southerland, The Oklahoman

9:10 a.m. A fire left unattended in a fireplace started an overnight house fire in southeast Oklahoma City Tuesday. A man told firefighters his dogs started barking when fire caught a wall behind the fireplace on fire at 14500 Oaks Crossing Road about 3:20 a.m. The man, his wife and dogs escaped uninjured, said fire Deputy Chief Marc Woodard. The fire caused about $280,000 damage. Check NewsOK.com for updates.

7:40 a.m. Firefighters have extinguished two house fires early Tuesday.

A fire was reported at 5:41 a.m. at 912 Rockwood Ave. near the Stockyards district southwest of downtown.

Another fire was in southeast Oklahoma City at 3:24 a.m. at 14500 Oaks Crossing Road near SE 145 and S Westminster Road.

Check NewsOK.com for updates.



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