Child Playing with Lighter Starts Fire in Upstairs Bedroom in Racine
Posted: Sep 23, 2016 6:52 PM CDT
Racine Fire Department was able to stop a small fire in an upstairs bedroom before it spread in the 1700 block of Kentucky Street.
Crews arrived to find a small fire in an upstairs bedroom already extinguished.
The occupant heard a smoke alarm sounding and quickly used a fire extinguisher to put out the fire in his child’s bedroom.
A child on scene admitted to using a lighter which caused this fire. no one was injured as a result of this fire.
After the investigation the occupants were allowed to return to the home.