Man injured in trailer fire

RCSOOn August 22nd, 2015, at 2339 hours, Deputies responded to the trailer park at 4915 Schoen Rd for a trailer on fire. Kansasville Fire and Rescue and Union Grove – Yorkville Fire and Rescue also responded. Upon arrival, Deputies observed the trailer’s porch was completely engulfed and the fire had spread into the trailer. The trailer appears to be a complete loss. The lone resident, a 61 year old male, was transported to Wheaten Franciscan – Racine and later to Columbia St Mary’s Burn Unit. His injuries consisted of burns to both ears and to the throat. The scene is being investigated by the Racine County Fire Investigation Task Force and no further information is available at this time.