Reba McEntire rescued from building after stairs collapse

Reba McEntire rescued

Stills of a Twitter video of country music star Reba McEntire being rescued from an Oklahoma building after a staircase collapsed on Sept. 14, 2021. (Lisanne Anderson of KTEN News on Twitter)

(WTRF) – Country music legend Reba McEntire was one of the many people rescued from an Oklahoma building after a stairwell collapsed Tuesday, according to local officials.

KXII in Texas reported that a stairwell collapsed between the second and third floor while McEntire, 66, was touring the historic building in the city of Atoka for a future project. No one was seriously injured.

Atoka Emergency Management Director Travis Mullins confirmed Tuesday’s incident to Fox News.

Video courtesy of Tina Jackson showed McEntire being assisted out of a second-story window and onto a ladder by firefighters.

McEntire was reportedly checked by paramedics on site and was not physically injured.

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