Arson suspected in overnight fire

Posted at 9:14 AM, Jan 18, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-18 10:19:07-05
Omaha firefighters battled a house fire overnight.
It happened in a vacant house near 29th and Ellison around 2:15 Wednesday morning. When firefighters arrived, smoke and flames were coming from the house. It took firefighters nearly an hour to get the fire under control.
The fire is being investigated as an arson.