Fire in Racine that caused an estimated $41,500 in damage 'is under investigation'

  • Source: Racine Journal Times
  • Published: 08/27/2021 09:37 PM

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.


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