One horse killed in OKC barn fire

Posted on: 4:08 pm, March 25, 2013, by and , updated on: 06:09pm, March 25, 2013

OKLAHOMA CITY – Crews have a barn fire under control near N.E. 23rd St. and N. Coltrane. Monday afternoon.

A couple of horses escaped the flames on the 2600 block of N. Coltrane but one didn’t make it out in time.

It appears one horse’s back and tail were burned but the extent of the injury is unknown at this time.

Authorities have not said if more animals were trapped inside.

Officials have not said how the fire may have started.

Firefighters said high winds hindered their efforts in containing this blaze.

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