Two Rescued From Lincoln Apartment Fire

By: The Associated Press Email
By: The Associated Press Email

Two people were rescued from a fire at a Lincoln apartment building Friday afternoon.

The two were in a third-floor unit and unable to get out when the fire broke out about 1 p.m. One person was taken to the hospital for treatment of smoke inhalation.

LFD investigator Rick Campos said a stove was left on in a basement apartment, causing the blaze. Crews contained the fire to that apartment, though the rest of the 12-unt building sustained smoke inhalation.

Only four of the units were occupied after recent renovations.

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