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Broken Arrow fire crews cut chain to get 50 horses out of barn that caught on fire

Posted: 3:59 AM, Mar 06, 2017
Updated: 2017-03-06 19:05:24-05
BA horse boarding facility destroyed by fire
BA horse boarding facility destroyed by fire

Crews got 50 horses to safety after a barn caught on fire in Broken Arrow.

They had to cut a chain to get the animals out; they say there were no injuries.

The Broken Arrow Fire Department arrived to the scene around 11 p.m. at 31st St. and 193rd E. Ave.

A two-story horse boarding facility was destroyed by heavy flames.The second floor was a living space.

The owner told 2 Works for You that his main concern is finding a water source for his horses. He said the fire destroyed the pump room that had a water well inside.

The owner believes the repairs will cost thousands of dollars.

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