Fire Shuts Down I-35

2-12-06 - PAOLI, Okla. (AP) - A portion of Interstate 35 in southern
Cleveland and northern Garvin counties is now reopen.

The highway patrol shut down both lanes of the interstate near Paoli about 3 o-clock this afternoon because of a large grass fire in the area.

Traffic was rerouted for more than two hours.

The gaming center at Paoli was also evacuated.

Seventy five acres were burned in the fire. There are no reports of injuries.