A massive overnight fire in Claremore destroys the Christ Presbyterian Church in that city. Fire Departments from Claremore and a half dozen other communities battled the blaze. The church was located at 310 North Weenonah in Claremore.
Fire officials are looking for the cause of the blaze that started about 10PM on Saturday. The Claremore Fire Department sought assistance from other nearby fire departments to get control of the blaze. Fire Department from Foyil, Tri-District, Chelsea, Limestone, Tiawah and Pryor sent units to help put out the fire.