House under construction explodes early Sunday morning
State Fire Marshal investigating the cause
LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) -The Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office says a house exploded and completely burn down early Sunday morning.
Volunteer firefighters were called the area of Southwest 14th and West Leoma Marie Lane just before 1:15 a.m.
LSO tells 10/11 NOW the home was under construction, in an area of southwestern Lancaster County that is seeing new housing being developed. The Sheriff’s Office says the home is a total loss.
The cause is under investigation, which the State Fire Marshal is handling. No injuries have been reported.
Volunteers from nearly a half-dozen agencies were on scene to put out the fire, including Crete, Hallam, Hickman, Southwest and Southeast Fire Departments.
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