UPDATE: Fire at Zion Church near 27th and Old Cheney

By: Channel 8 Eyewitness Newsroom

Lincoln Fire and Rescue battled a fire at Zion Church near 27th & Old Cheney Streets Tuesday morning.  

It started around 10 a.m. We’re told, one person was inside at the time and did make it out safely.

Pastor Stu Kerns believes the fire started in the kitchen, LFR is still investigating the cause.

Kerns said it was not the first fire to hit the church. In 2007, their location at 9th and D burned to the ground. He said that time, it was a total loss.

Please use caution in the area.  

We have a reporter on scene and will have a live update on the Channel 8 Eyewitness News at 11.

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