Early Friday morning fire on Thurston Ave under investigation

RFD-logoOn May 6th at 1:03 a.m. the Racine Fire Department / Racine Police Department/ We Energies responded for calls fir a fire. A garage caught fire igniting two adjacent garages and 4 vehicles. The fire also resulted in the heat related damage of 4 neighboring homes and downed power lines. Firefighters extinguished the fire and checked for extension. Power to the homes had been turned off by We Energies but is now being restored. There were no injuries during the incident. The fire is under investigation. Fire officials report $8,000 in damages at this time