Fire Destroys Part Of Lincoln Motel

A Lincoln man lost just about everything after fire early Tuesday. Lincoln Firefighters responded to the blaze in the Oaks Park Motel around 5:30 Tuesday morning. The man who lived in the room where the fire started, says it happened after he turned on his furnace. He was able to get out safely after he was awaken by a smoke detector. Investigators say the fire started when flammable materials were placed next to a heater.