(Council Bluffs) Council Bluffs Fire fighters responded to a fire at a Council Bluffs business Sunday.
Assistant Fire Chief Matt Thomas told the Omaha World Herald that a an employee at Steffes Motors at 1308 North 25th Street called 911 at around 12:15 p.m. to report the fire. Thomas said the fire inside the car lot's garage was fully involved when crews arrived on the scene.
Thomas said the employee tried to put out the blaze with a fire extingusher. The employee complained of minor smoke inhalation but was not taken to a hospital.
The blaze was brought under control in about a half an hour. The cause of the fire was still under invesigation.
January 20, 2014