Boyscout troop trailer lost to a fire on Highway 77

Lincoln Fire and Rescue responded to reports of a trailer fire along Highway 77 and West Van Dorn street around 9:45am Sunday. 

The trailer belonged to a Boyscout troop returning from a camping trip. 

Through the police report, one member of the troop noticed smoke coming out of the back of the trailer, and the inside on fire. 

The trailer contained all of the troop’s camping equipment, including propane cylinders used for cooking. 

Highway 77 was closed for the duration of the fire incident. Officials have no idea what caused the fire. No injuries were reported.

The entire trailer was lost. 

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