The State Fire Marshal is investigating a fire at the Lincoln Correctional Center. Lincoln Fire and Rescue responded to a report of a fire at the medium/maximum security prison, near southwest 40th and west Van Dorn around 11:30 Monday night.
The Grand Island Fire Department was called to a house fire around 11:30 Sunday night on North St. Paul Road. Shift Commander Ed Carlin says the homeowner fell asleep with a candle still burning and woke up to flames in her living room. No injuries were reported.
Authorities have confirmed that several people were killed in a Cass County house fire reported shortly after midnight Thursday morning. Our sister station WOWT 6 News confirmed through relatives the Speer family, a family of six, died in the blaze.
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