Woman dead, man critically injured in Bethany house fire

Posted on Sunday, September 6th, 2020 at 11:27 am    

BETHANY, OK – A house fire thought to be connected to domestic violence was responsible for the death of one person and the injury of another in Bethany yesterday, according to News on 6.

The incident began yesterday afternoon near the intersection of N Penial Avenue and 26th Street at about 6 p.m.

Two people were rescued from the house fire, which was contained to a single room in the home.

One of those people, a woman, died of her injuries. The other, a man, was severely injured. Their identities have not been released at this time.

Police did not reveal details about the supposed domestic violence aspect of the blaze.

Authorities expect to know more on Monday after obtaining a search warrant.

This information is presented as a way to help keep our community safer and is not meant to be taken as legal advice. However, the Oklahoma personal injury attorneys at the Abel Law Firm have helped clients secure financial compensation for their medical bills, lost wages, and other expenses. If you or someone you love has been injured in an accident involving another vehicle, contact us today for a free consultation.


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