On July 7,2015 at 3:45 a fire was called in by a neighbor of the property of 2514 Gilson Street. Upon arrival the Racine Fire Department found a two story single family home with major damage to the kitchen with extension to the second floor. The occupants were not home at the time of the fire. Fire was visible from the exterior as Engine Five arrived on scene. Engine Five extinguished the fire quickly. This fire is currently under investigation. No working smoke detector was found. The property was turned over to the home owner on scene.
According to officials the estimated loss$45,000 structure / $6,000 contents