15 homes in danger from grass fire in Muskogee County

By: Naomi Keitt


MUSKOGEE COUNTY, Okla. - Quick facts:

  • 15 homes are in danger from a fire burning in Porum
  • Porum fire chief said crews are stationed around the homes to protect homes 
  • Crews worked overnight to keep the fire from spreading 
  • No evacuations yet, 3,000 acres have burned
  • Rise in humidity and the dew point Friday morning helped slow the spread of the fire 
  • Officials said a landowner in the area was burning brush and the fire took off.
  • FOX23's Naomi Keitt was in Muskogee County as crews battled the fire WATCH VIDEO 


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