Crews Respond to Residential Fire in Beloit

One person is displaced following a residential fire in Beloit.

According to a news release from the Beloit Fire Department, crews responded to a residence on the 2100 block of Mildred Street shortly after 4:00 p.m. on Friday. Upon arrival, they found smoke showing from the room and soffit.

The home sustained $40,000 in fire damage to the structure and contents.

The person who lives at the home wasn't home at the time of the fire, and will be staying with friends.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.