LFD investigates fire at Lawton Correctional Facility

KSWO GMT 6:30-7am - VOD

LAWTON, Okla. (TNN) -The Fire Marshal’s office is investigating a fire that happened at the Lawton Correctional Facility Wednesday night

According to the Lawton Fire Department, around 11PM, firefighters responded to find smoke coming from a laundry room.

The fire was put out with extinguishers and the sprinkler system, but several guards had to be taken to the hospital for smoke inhalation.

Because it is a correctional facility, the fire marshal is investigating.

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