Red Flag Warning And Wind Advisory Issued For Most Of Oklahoma [UPDATE]
UPDATE 2: A new fire has been reported at Liberty Lake located at the northeast side of Edmond, OK. No structure damage or injuries have been reported
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UPDATE: Fire crews have now been called to a fire at a home in Luther, OK.
At 1:30 p.m., on March 11, KFOR reported that firefighter crews were called out to Southeast Oklahoma City to a wildfire situation. Crews are currently working to put out the fire.
Right now reports indicate that no structures have burned and there are no serious injuries or deaths at this time.
Pottawatomie County firefighters are now responding to a reported grass fire in Newalla, OK.
The National Weather Service has also issued a wind advisory for much of the state of Oklahoma. The high winds, dry conditions and warm temperatures are perfect to create more wildfires.
The American Red Cross states that if a fire occurs near your home to notify your local firefighters immediately. If the fire occurs at or in your home to get out, stay out and call for help.
With the heightened risk it is a good idea to set up a fire escape plan in case of a fire.
In the event of a house fire you can contact your local Red Cross for assistance.