Firefighters respond to house fire on Virginia Avenue

May 16, 2023 | Featured|Headlines

PONCA CITY — Ponca City fire units responded to 539 Virginia Ave. at 7:14 p.m. Monday night for a report of a house fire. 

Chief Butch Herring said crews arrived on scene 7:17 p.m. and found heavy fire in the southeast corner of the home.

Herring said crews got the fire knocked down quick.

“I was pleased with the way it was knocked down,” said Herring.

He said the fire was contained to the rook of origin and that heavy smoke was found on the second floor.

Herring said no injuries were reported and that crews cleared the scene at 8:47 p.m. 

The cause of the fire is under investigation.