Racine house fire; no injuries, cause under investigation

The Racine Fire Department responded to the area of 9th and Birch Wednesday, March 2 for a structure fire. The call came in around 1:20 a.m. 

Upon arrival on scene, crews encountered the rear exterior of an unoccupied single-family residence engulfed in fire.  Engines 1 and 2 quickly attacked the fire and had it under control in 10 minutes.

 Crews from Truck 1, Med 1, and Engine 6 searched the house for possible victims and found none.  

The Racine Police Department assisted at the scene with traffic control. 

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At this time the cause of the fire is under investigation.  There were no injuries to any civilians or to any fire department personnel.


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