Fatal Fire At Skiatook

Skiatook, OK – Oklahoma man killed in mobile home fire

SKIATOOK, Okla. (AP) Authorities say one person was killed in a mobile home fire in Skiatook.

Fire Department officials say crews responded to the blaze near Oklahoma 11 and West 41 Street around 9:30 a.m. Friday.

Officials told KJRH-TV a 68-year-old man died in the blaze.

Fire officials say the man was asleep in a back room of the mobile home when a floor heater caught fire near some combustible items on the floor.

Officials say the home was destroyed.


Information from: KJRH-TV, http://www.kjrh.com

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