On Wednesday August 24, 2016 at 4:07 the Racine Fire Department and Racine Police Department responded to calls for a garage fire at 1214 Illinois. Matches are being considered as the cause of fire to a detached garage. The children home at the time noticed smoke coming from the garage and safely waited for fire crews to arrive. Quint Four was first on scene and quickly extinguished the fire which caused estimated $5000.00 damage to the property.
The property was turned over to the occupants and Management Company on scene. If you have any further information about the cause of this fire please contact Police Investigator Blackmore at (262)-635-7787.