Family of five displaced after house fire at 67th and Franklin

Posted at 5:57 AM, Feb 01, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-01 08:20:14-05

Omaha Fire crews responded to an early morning fire on Wednesday that left a family of five without a home.


It happened around 1:00 am  near 67th and Franklin when a fire started in the kitchen and quickly spread.

OFD officials said that 2 adults and 3 children was able to escape safety before crews arrived. 

But the home now has extensive damage.

The cause is under investigation.

Red Cross officials are helping the family.