Two injured during explosion, fire at Honeywell Aerospace near 66th Street North

Posted at 7:32 AM, Jul 04, 2017

Tulsa firefighters responded to an explosion and fire in a paint room at Honeywell Aerospace near 66th Street North and Highway 75 early Tuesday.

Calls reporting a fire came in around 7 a.m.

Two people were injured, but conscious and able to walk.  They were transported to an area hospital.

Firefighters were able to put out the fire after cutting off the gas to the building about 20 minutes after arriving on the scene.

The paint room suffered extensive damage.  The cause of the fire has not been determined.

Thirteen fire units responded.



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