LINCOLN, NE. (THECOUNT) — Lincoln Fire and Rescue responded in numbers to a reported fire at the Golden Corral in north Lincoln.
Fire crews first received reports of a fire alarm sounding just before 5:00 a.m. Thursday. That response was quickly upgraded to a full fire response.
Golden Corral is near N 26th and Old Dairy in north Lincoln.
The morning commute may be slow in that area, reports 1011Now.
Injuries and damage is unknown at this time.
The cause of the blaze remains under investigation.
Golden Corral is located at, 3940 N 26th St, Lincoln, NE.
Geo quick facts: Lincoln is the capital city of Nebraska. The Nebraska State Capitol has a domed tower with observation decks. Built in 1930, the Sunken Gardens features themed gardens, sculptures and lily ponds. Up-close animal encounters and a zoo train are among the draws of the Lincoln Children’s Zoo. Sheldon Museum of Art, on the University of Nebraska campus, has a notable collection of American art and a sculpture garden – wikipedia.
Eastern Carolina woman, Tiara Drake, is accused of killing her boyfriend by setting his house on fire while he slept. The crime mimics a popular 1980s made for TV movie, The Burning Bed.
Nash County deputies have charged Drake, 29, of Battleboro, with first degree murder and first degree arson.
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Secor discovered the fire, notified authorities and tried to put it out, sustaining minor burns to his hands and his face, for which he was treated at the scene, the chief said. The family dog also escaped unharmed, he added.
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Two harbor boats could be seen spraying the blaze, said Lt. Stichter with the Orange County Sheriff’s Department.
The cause of the fire is under investigation. Continue reading
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A silent smoke alarm.. Go figure.
According to the CPSC, the issue can be repaired with an automatic update when the device is connected to a wireless network and linked to a Nest account. For more information on connecting your device, check here.
Nest was recently acquired for $3.2 billion in cash..
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Spokeswoman Julie Estrada said guests were gone within an hour and given passes for a return visit.
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