Beloit home damaged by fire
Beloit fire officials are investigating the cause of a fire overnight in the 1300 block of Vernon Avenue.
When fire crews arrived on scene about 9:30 Friday night they found moderate smoke coming from the roof with fire in the basement and first floor. All occupants had escaped before the fire department arrived. Damage is estimated at more than $96,000 with most damage to the rear of the home and into the roof.