House Fire In Northeast Lincoln

Some northeast Lincoln residents are lucky to have escaped a fire that sparked on the morning of April 25th. A garage near 54th and Wilshire caught fire around 9:30 in the morning. Lincoln Fire Captain Mark Munger says crews saw smoke from about 8 blocks away. He says because the fire station is so close to the area, crews were on the scene quickly, and were able to save the home and prevent any injuries. Damage to the garage was significant. The cause of the fire is under investigation.