LFR battling 2-alarm house fire

Posted By: Channel 8 Eyewitness News

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Lincoln Fire and Rescue is on the scene of a 2-alarm house fire near the intersection on S 12th and S 13th Streets in southwest Lincoln. 

Scanner reports indicate the fire started in the basement and spread to other parts of the house. People were inside at the time but were able to evacuate.

According to scanner reports, the fire may have been sparked in part to a gas leak. Black Hills Energy has been called in to help.

The Red Cross is also on location.

Channel 8 has a reporter on scene. We will bring you updates when they come available.