LFR responds to fire near Normal and S. Cotner Blvd.

LFR responded to a fire on the 4500 block of  Newton St.
LFR responded to a fire on the 4500 block of Newton St.(Abbie Petersen)
Published: Dec. 21, 2020 at 1:47 PM CST
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LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) - Lincoln Fire and Rescue responded to a car fire that eventually spread to an attached garage near 45th and Normal Boulevard.

The call came into LFR around 12:45 p.m. about the fire at 4501 Newton Street.

According to a reporter on the scene, at least six fire trucks were at the location.

Officials said LFR responded to a fire in the attached garage of the household. There were no injuries and no one was inside the home at the time of the fire.

Initial reports are that a vehicle in the garage, which is believed to be a Tesla, caught fire and spread to the garage.

This is an ongoing incident. More information will be provided as it becomes available.

Lincoln Fire and Rescue responded to a fire on the 4500 Block of Newton St. on Monday at 12:45 p.m.

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