McAlester News-Capital, McAlester, OK

August 7, 2012

Fire on Fisherman's Road

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McALESTER — Volunteer firefighter for Crowder Fire Department Donnie Dycus said he took this picture at a grass fire that started between Business 69 exit and Fisherman’s Road just North of McAlester on Saturday. Just shortly before the Lick Creek Fire began that burned more than 3,000 acres over the weekend. The picture is a is a cedar tree catching fire. The grass fire is right out of sight of the camera on the other side of the tree, said Dycus.