OKLAHOMA CITY - Shoppers at Penn Square Mall had a much different experience than expected Tuesday.
Around 1:30 p.m., reports that the mall had flooded started circulating social media.
— Erick Marshall (@erickbm) July 4, 2017
Penn square mall flooding pic.twitter.com/0e8flN7Dok
— Shaun Jones (@shaunjones80) July 4, 2017
The Oklahoma City Fire Department tweeted out that approximately 3 to 5 inches of water flooded into Macy's, which leaked into other parts of the mall.
Officials say the mall will be closed while crews clean up the mess.
No other information has been provided at this time.
Penn Square Mall incident. pic.twitter.com/MfG46ORziY
— Oklahoma City Fire (@OKCFD) July 4, 2017
penn square mall just casually flooding and people walking around like nothing happened pic.twitter.com/g0cmYOgpNb
— Nicole Sauro (@nickelsaurusrex) July 4, 2017