Tulsa firefighters demonstrate Christmas tree fire danger during controlled burn

Posted at 7:07 PM, Dec 22, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-23 06:50:20-05

TULSA-- Firefighters used a training building to show just how quickly a dry Christmas tree can catch fire and destroy everything near it.

Stan May with the Tulsa fire Department says 1 out of every 9 fires started in or near a Christmas tree are fatal.

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