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OSU Medical Center emergency room reopens after biohazard scare

Posted at 10:49 AM, Nov 30, 2021
and last updated 2021-11-30 14:52:06-05

TULSA, Okla. — The Oklahoma State Medical Center emergency room in Tulsa temporarily closed Tuesday morning after a reported biohazard.

The Tulsa Fire Department and a hazmat team investigated but didn't find biohazard material as reported by a man around 9 a.m.

The Medical Center says that man is in custody.

"Patients and employees in the Emergency Room during the incident are being monitored out of an abundance of caution," the Medical Center said on Facebook.

The emergency room reopened around 12 p.m.

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