It’s no secret, Logan County fire departments are battle tested and know what they are doing when it comes to wildfires. The Logan County Task Force returned home Saturday from western Oklahoma after hours of fighting large grass fires.
Governor Mary Fallin today declared a state of emergency for 52 counties due to wildfires that began Thursday, April 12, and ongoing drought conditions.
Thursday, April 12, 2018 — Firefighters are battling a large grass fire in the area of Anderson Road and Forrest Hills Road. For continued updates please follow the GNP Facebook page.
A vacant home was destroyed by fire on Saturday night. A nearby home was also damaged, but the homeowner only wanted to talk about the firefighters with the Guthrie Fire Department.
Guthrie police and fire are attempting to determine if a RV and house fire were the result of arson. A possible suspect was found shortly later after he attempted to set his hair on fire near Wal Mart.
A homeless man, who was squatting in a shed, suffered burns on Saturday morning after the shed caught fire.
A person is without a home following a Monday morning house fire.
Several fire departments were needed Thursday afternoon after a home caught fire. Additional firefighters were called to the scene with the threat of the high fire danger.
A couple left their home to go to the grocery store, but their trip was cut short when they received a call that their house was on fire.
Three fire departments were needed to extinguish an out building fire on Friday afternoon. Woodcrest Fire Chief Luke Young is encouraging caution when it comes to outdoor burning.
A house was destroyed by fire on Tuesday evening on Guthrie’s east side. Fire officials say the cause of the home may have come from a space heater.
Three fire departments were needed on Saturday to put out a grass fire that destroyed a vacant trailer home and vehicles.
Firefighters with the Guthrie Fire Department were kept busy on Monday afternoon after several hay bales caught fire north of town.
Guthrie firefighters performed life saving techniques on a puppy after a home was filled with smoke on Saturday evening.
A family member woke up to the smell of smoke in their home. Just moments later the home was engulfed with smoke and flames.
A Guthrie home went up in flames on Thursday morning on Guthrie’s west side. The fire has left one person and his pet without a home. Emergency crews responded to 916 W. Logan just after 8:30 a.m. Guthrie police officers were quickly on the scene and reported the home to be fully-involved with smoke and […]
Firefighters were forced to go defensive on a trailer fire Friday afternoon.
Firefighters from four different agencies needed over four hours to completely extinguish flames from a grass and hay fire on Wednesday afternoon. A bearing went out on a round baler at around 4 p.m. to spark the fire. Luckily, the operator was able to save the machine. As firefighters made their way to the land […]
A Guthrie business building caught fire on Saturday afternoon.
The fire inside a paint shop on Thursday morning could have been much worse. Luckily, the fire was extinguished quickly and saved a building and several items inside. The Guthrie Fire Department and Oak Cliff Fire Department were dispatched to Forum Energy Technologies located at 3100 W. Noble – north of Mercy Hospital Logan County […]