Firefighters Respond to Minor Mishap at Jenks Boomfest

A minor explosion was reported during the Jenks Boomfest Fireworks Extravaganza Friday evening.

Officials with the Jenks Fire Department confirmed the mishap took place at the event in Jenks near the 96th Street Bridge. This was the eight year for the event that runs just down the Arkansas River from the Tulsa Freedom Fest fireworks display.

Witnesses at the event reported seeing flames on the bridge. Fire trucks and ambulances arrived on scene just a short time later.

Officials told KTUL that the mishap was under control within a short period of time. No injuries were reported.