A house fire on the 1600 block of Taylor Avenue that caused an estimated $41,500 in damage Friday afternoon “is under investigation,” according to the Racine Fire Department.
No serious injuries were reported.
According to the Racine Fire Department:
Five apparatuses responded to the home, as well as one command car.
The fire was extinguished after a short fight.
Six people lived in the home. One upstairs tenant was treated on scene “but was soon released.”
Two occupants of the home were displaced; the American Red Cross is helping them find shelter.
The damage estimates were $40,000 to the structure and $1,500 to contents of the home.