Apartment fire at south 18th street

By: Channel 8 Newsroom

Lincoln Fire and Rescue was called to an apartment building on the 1500 block of south 18th street just after 5 P.M. on Monday.

Battalion Chief Jeanne Pashalek said upon arrival crews found light smoke on the third floor and verified there was a small fire in the closet. 

Pashalek says, “The fire was quickly extinguished, no injuries, and no estimate on damage at this time.”  

The cause is still under investigation.