Gov. Fallin declares state of emergency in wake of November ice storm
OKLAHOMA — Governor Mary Fallin has declared a state of emergency for the entire Sooner State.
The huge ice storm glazed Oklahoma on Saturday, Nov. 28.
With electric companies unable to bring back power in a timely manner, Red Cross opened several warming stations for residents without heat.
The winter storm that started Thursday, Nov. 26 caused Governor Fallin to call for aid in all 77 Oklahoma counties.
Under the executive order, the state of emergency lasts for 30 days.