LINCOLN, Neb. — Authorities say two men were injured in a fire that damaged a Lincoln home.
The blaze was reported around 6:30 a.m. Thursday, and fire officials say it took about 30 minutes to control. Fire investigator Damon Robbins blamed the blaze on problems within an electrical outlet and a power strip connected to it.
Both injured men were taken to a hospital. A third resident escaped and didn’t need treatment. Their names haven’t been released.