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.
LOVE COUNTY, OK - A large grass fire near Burneyville Sunday is being labelled as suspicious.
Nearly 150 acres went up in flames near the Oswalt Road and Pike Road intersection.
This happened around 3 p.m. Sunday.
Emergency Manager Tracy Smithwick said it took nine Love County fire departments and four Carter County fire departments several hours to put out the fire.
No one was hurt and no structures were damaged. The investigation into what caused the fire is on-going