Live mortar round found in Kingfisher will be inspected at Ft. Sill

Live mortar round found in Kingfisher will be inspected at Ft. Sill

KINGFISHER, OK (KSWO)- Authorities say a live mortar round was found near Kingfisher yesterday.

According to the Kingfisher County Sheriff's office, the mortar round was found in a field off Highway 33 about five miles east of the Kingfisher city limits.

A bomb squad responded to the scene and took the device. Authorities said is a military weapon. Fort Sill soldiers will inspect the device.

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