Norman Police Investigate Structure Fire on Franks Avenue

Date of Press Release: 
Thu, 06/22/2017
Press Release By: 
Sarah Jensen

The Norman Fire Department responded to a report of a structure fire in the 600 block of E. Franks Avenue just after 2 p.m. today. Upon arrival, firefighters found the church’s playground to be involved in a large fire which had spread to and the attic of a secondary building. The playground sustained significant damage, and is a total loss. The damage in the secondary building, primarily smoke and water damage, was confined to the attic.  

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

No one was inside the structure when the fire started. No injuries were reported. 

EMSSTAT also responded to the fire, and the Norman Police Department provided traffic assistance.