- Friday March 11th, 2011 :: 01:18 p.m. CST
Schools evacuated due to grass fire in Harrah.
(Harrah, Oklahoma) A large grass fire is forcing roads to be closed in the area of E. Reno and Luther Road. Homes have been evacuated in the path of this fire and now Harrah High School and Harrah Junior High School are being evacuated as a precaution. Students are being relocated to Clara Reynolds Elementary School.
Several fire agencies are currently working on the blaze and have requested assistance from the Oklahoma Department of Forestry. There are several homes in the path of this fire and it is likely that more evacuations will be conducted. Commuters are strongly advised from traveling in this area just south and north of E. Reno and Luther Road.
Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office
201 N Shartel Ave
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
Public Information Office
E Reno Ave & N Luther Rd
Harrah, OK 73045