East Tulsa business goes up in flames; 70+ firefighters work to control fire

Multiple crews responded to a massive fire at an east Tulsa business Wednesday night.

About 75 firefighters battled flames after an explosion at Sabre Chem Inc., a company that produces oil field chemicals.

The call came in just before 8:30 Wednesday night near 51st and Mingo.

Several explosions were reported in the area.

The owner of the business accounted for everyone that was in the building. 

One person received minor injuries, but officials say he refused transport to a local hospital. 

Officials told 2NEWS there is no reason for anyone in the area to concerned, though after they fire crews were concerned chemicals could wash into the storm drains.

There has been no word on how the fire started. 

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