Woman dead after early morning fire in Racine
RACINE - A woman from Racine is dead after a fire in her apartment early Friday morning.
The fire happened in an apartment on the 500 block of 14th Street just after midnight.
A Racine Fire Department lieutenant told Newsradio 620 WTMJ's Jay Sorgi that the fire was contained to the bedroom.
He said fire and rescue crews were able to quickly find the victim and get her to a hospital, but she was pronounced dead there.
The Red Cross is helping out other people who live in her apartment building.
Investigators are looking into how the fire happened.