One person taken to the hospital after early-morning house fire in Racine

RACINE (WITI) -- One person was taken to the hospital following a fire that occurred at a home in Racine early Monday morning, May 25th.

It happened just after 2:30 a.m. at a home in the 2000 block of Erie Street.

Fire officials were notified of this fire by an occupant of the home. Everyone inside was able to get out safely. They are now staying with family.

The single-family home suffered moderate damage to one bedroom and adjacent rooms. Damage is estimated at $10,000 to the structure and $2,000 to its contents.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.