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Cigarette smoking catches oxygen tank on fire

ALTUS, Okla._Altus firefighters say a driver is lucky to be alive after her oxygen tank caught fire as she smoked a cigarette.

Firefighters say the woman was smoking inside her SUV while parked outside a medical clinic on North Main Street. Emergency personnel say her oxygen tank and mask were in use when the tank caught fire. The fire even caused damage to the floor mat.

Firefighters were able to douse the flames avoiding any serious damage or injury.

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