Minimal damage to home after fire on Grand Ave.


RFD logoOn January 1, 2016 at 11:07 p.m. Racine County Dispatch received calls for a structure fire in the 1000 block of Grand Ave. The Racine Fire Department stated in their press releases that a passerby notified 911 after noticing the fire. Upon arrival fire crews with the Racine Fire Department, checked for fire extension and finished extinguishing a smoldering fire on the exterior. The Racine Police Department collected evidence with the on scene fire investigator. The home sustained minimal damage allowing the occupants to remain in the home. No injuries were reported. This fire is currently under investigation. There was an estimated $500 damage to the structure