Smoke Billows From Structure Fire in Oklahoma City

A commercial building caught fire and sent plumes of dark smoke into the sky in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, on Sunday, April 11, fire officials said.

The Oklahoma City Fire Department said a commercial building thought to be vacant caught fire on Sunday. The fire department said the majority of the blaze was “under control” as of 11:17am. It’s unclear how the fire started.

Local resident Gary Childress filmed this footage of the fire near the intersection of 10th Street and Martin Luther King Avenue. Credit: Gary Childress via Storyful

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- That's horrible. No one should deserve that.

- Not even America. Not even America. I'm America.


- Look how high them flames are going up in there.

- It's my grain.


- They saved the front side.