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8:59 am
Sun August 14, 2011

Terlton Update

Terlton Update – 40 homes destroyed in deadly Terlton wildfire

(Information in the following story is from: KJRH-TV, http://www.kjrh.com)

TERLTON, Okla. (AP) A wildfire in Pawnee County have destroyed nearly 40 homes and done up to $20 million worth of damage.

KJRH-TV (http://bit.ly/oGaiuT) reports that residents are starting to sift through the ashes. The fire singed more than 10,000 acres of land in the county.

One person was found dead Thursday inside a home that burned. At least two other people were injured in the blaze near Oklahoma Highway 48 this week.