Vehicle fire in the 200 block of Southgate
On June 6 at
2:57 a.m., the Lincoln Fire Department responded to a vehicle fire
in the 200 block of Southgate.
The owner(s) of the vehicle noticed smoke coming from the dash
and called 911 from a nearby residence.
The Lincoln Fire Department arrived on the scene to find a
heavily involved four-door passenger car in the roadway and quickly
controlled the fire with a 1.75-inch hand line.
There were no reported injuries
The vehicle is a total loss of approximately $3,000.
The cause of the fire appears to be an electrical fault within
the dashboard but is officially classified as undetermined. No foul
play is suspected.
Investigator: Ashley Williams
Fire chief: Mark Miller
2:57 a.m. --
Called to the 200 block of Southgate for a passenger vehicle
(See report above.)
3:31 a.m. --
Assisted EMS in a call to the 700 block of South College Street.
4:15 a.m. -- Call
to the 2100 block of Fifth Street was dispatched and canceled en
4:26 a.m. --
Assisted EMS in a call to the 900 block of Third Street.
5:15 a.m. --
Assisted EMS in a call to the 1000 block of North College
9:58 a.m. -- Assisted EMS in a call to
the 600 block of Sixth Street.
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