9:29PM – Report of an apartment fire on NW 26th off West Devils Lake Road. Apartment 212 showing smoke coming from an electrical outlet. But no smoke showing outside the apartment. Occupants have evacuated.
9:34PM – Heavy smoke inside the apartment. Firefighters going in. Fire appears to be out.
9:37PM – Firefighters masking up to explore adjacent apartments to check for any fire extension through the walls.
9:41PM – Sounds like they got it knocked down. Other fire units headed toward the fire are told to slow down – some being turned around.
9:42PM – North Lincoln Fire Rescue Captain Jim Kusz reports to dispatch that the fire started in an electrical fan. They continue to check for any extension of the fire in nearby walls or cupboards. Checking multiple floors of the apartment building.
9:45PM – Firefighters are doing a complete inspection and walk-around the building to assure the fire has not extended beyond the immediate area of ignition.
9:50PM – Firefighters turning the electricity back on to the second floor of the building. Residents of the second floor are being allowed to return to their apartments.
9:52PM – Fire department is starting to wrap things up.