Weather Aware conditions continue overnight due to the potential for locally heavy rainfall. A Flash Flood Watch is in effect until 7 a.m. for the northernmost portions of Texoma including Atoka, Coal, Johnston, Murray and Pontotoc Counties Beware of flooded road-ways and never drive around barricades or into water more than six inches deep. High rainfall rates may reduce visibility and also increase the risk of hydroplaning. Turn around, don’t drown! Rain ends NW to SE during the day Thursday.
SHERMAN, TX -- One person was sent to the hospital after a fire at a Sherman nursing home Friday morning.
Officials say just after midnight crews responded to Texoma Health Care Center off East Highway 82 in Sherman.
A faulty air conditioner may have contributed to the fire.
The fire was contained to the room and did not cause extensive damage.
Of the 96 residents that live at the facility, one person was transported to Texas Health Presbyterian-WNJ with smoke inhalation, but we're told that person is expected to be okay.