MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

April 1, 2013

Firefighter injured in Berryhill blaze


Associated Press

— BERRYHILL (AP) — Authorities say one firefighter was injured while battling a large fire in Berryhill on Sunday.

Authorities say a shed and garage were damaged in the Sunday afternoon fire. Tulsa firefighters were called in to assist the Berryhill Fire Department in extinguishing the blaze.

Authorities say one firefighter was taken to a hospital with an ankle injury. Tulsa television station KOTV reported  that the 47-year-old man was in good condition.

A neighbor said he heard what sounded like an explosion before the fire broke out. The homeowner wasn't at the house at the time of the fire.