the republic logo

No injuries when fire destroys vacant house in eastern Omaha; cause being investigated

bug
Share/Save/Bookmark

OMAHA, Nebraska — Firefighters are investigating the cause of a fire that destroyed a vacant house in eastern Omaha.

The fire occurred near 16th Street and Carter Boulevard around 5:30 a.m. Saturday. No one was injured.

The homeowner told Omaha television station KETV that the property was being renovated before fire destroyed it.

Omaha television station WOWT reports that a neighboring home sustained heat damage from the fire.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

Think your friends should see this? Share it with them!

Story copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Feedback, Corrections and Other Requests: AP welcomes feedback and comments from readers. Send an email to info@ap.org and it will be forwarded to the appropriate editor or reporter.


We also have more stories about:
(click the phrases to see a list)

Category:

Follow The Republic:

All content copyright ©2015 The Republic, a division of Home News Enterprises unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. Privacy policy.