The Norman Transcript


March 25, 2014

Hospital kitchen fire extinguished

NORMAN — Norman firefighters contained a small fire Monday afternoon above the kitchen area at Norman Regional Hospital, 900 N. Porter Ave.

Spokesman Kelly Wells said roof repairs were being done above the hospital’s kitchen and employee cafeteria.

Cafeteria and kitchen employees were evacuated, but no patients were moved. Hospital officials got the all-clear shortly after 4:30 p.m.

The cafeteria was temporarily closed Monday evening. The Norman Fire Marshal’s Office is investigating the fire.

— Transcript Staff

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