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Turner Turnpike reopens after grass fire

Posted at 7:57 AM, Feb 29, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-29 12:11:38-05

STROUD, Okla. (AP) -- The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says the Turner Turnpike between Oklahoma City and Tulsa has reopened.

The OHP says the turnpike reopened at 8:40 a.m. Monday after being shut down for just more than an hour between Stroud and Bristow because smoke from a grass fire reduced visibility to zero.

The area is about 60 miles northeast of Oklahoma City.
 

 

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