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Crews called to house fire

Latest: 3:41 pm CHAMPAIGN -- Two men worked together to save a woman's life.
Latest: 3:41 pm
CHAMPAIGN -- Two men worked together to save a woman's life. Fire broke out in the garage of a home in the 1100-block of Lincolnshire.

It quickly spread to the living room. Two men working nearby immediately called for help and jumped into action.

A firefighter was hurt after falling down basement stairs. He was taken to the hospital, but is fine. The woman was also taken to the hospital to be treated for smoke inhalation.
Update: 12:42 pm
CHAMPAIGN -- Crews were called to a house fire in the 1100-block of Lincolnshire at just about noon Tuesday. One woman was home at the time, but was able to get out safely.

One firefighter was hurt when he fell down some basement stairs, but he's expected to be OK. Authorities say it looks like the fire started in the garage. That structure is a total loss. The home sustained smoke damage.
Original: 12:04 pm
CHAMPAIGN -- Crews are on the scene of a house fire. It was reported about noon in the 1100-block of Lincolnshire. We have a crew en route and will update this story as more information becomes available.
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