Faulty Ceiling Fan Blamed on Lincoln House Fire

LINCOLN, Nebraska – Lincoln firefighters  say they now know what caused $60,000  in damages at a northeast Lincoln home Wednesday morning.

Officials say a ceiling fan is to blame for the fire that started at 49th and Greenwood.

The fire was reported to 911 after a next door neighbor spotted heavy smoke coming from the home.

Authorities say no one was inside the house at the time of the fire and no injuries were reported.

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