Fire damage contained to mechanical room at Imperial Laundry

RFD logoShortly after 6 pm a fire was discovered in the roof area above a mechanical room at Imperial Laundry located at 1236 13th Street. The fire was discovered by maintenance personnel who then evacuated the building and notified the Racine Fire Department. Fire damage was contained to the mechanical room. There were no injuries and the fire is currently under investigation. The Racine Police Department, Racine Fire Bells and WE Energies were called to the scene. The Racine Fire Department estimates that the fire caused $25,000 in damages