Two die in northwest Omaha house fire

Dec 18, 2013

Two people are dead following a house fire Wednesday morning in northwest Omaha.

Omaha Police responded to the scene at 129th and Pratt Street just after 8 am to assist the Fire Department. Two people were found dead inside the home.

The Fire Department’s Arson Investigation Bureau and OPD’s Homicide Unit are assisting in the investigation. Authorities say that’s normal procedure when there’s a fatality at the scene of a fire.

No additional information, including the fire’s cause or the victims' names, is available at this time.