… we have a small favor to ask. Thousands of people have placed their trust in the Racine County Eye’s high-impact journalism because we focus on solutions-based journalism.

With no shareholders or billionaire owners, we can provide trustworthy journalism that focuses on helping readers.

Unlike many others, Racine County Eye’s journalism is available for everyone to read, regardless of what they can afford to pay. We do this because we believe in information equality. Greater numbers of people can keep track of events, understand their impact on people and communities, and become inspired to take meaningful action.

If there were ever a time to join us, it is now. Every contribution, however big or small, powers our journalism and sustains our future. Support the Racine County Eye from as little as $5 – it only takes a minute. Thank you.

$
$
$

Your contribution is appreciated.

**Updated 11:30 a.m. Dec. 7

A 35-year-old Racine man who was injured Saturday morning when his car was hit by a train is also in police custody for outstanding warrants, according to scanner reports.

Racine police and fire were called to the 1400 block of Hamilton Street around 11:30 a.m. Saturday for a report of a train vs. car accident.

When units arrived, a man with visible injuries was fleeing the scene, running eastbound on foot.

Witnesses say the man tried to go around the railroad track barricades and was struck by the northbound train.

Police caught up to the man, and Racine police Sgt. Jessie Metoyer confirmed he was taken into custody for outstanding warrants and allegedly driving a stolen car that was reported a few minutes before the accident.

Rescue crews treated the man on scene and transported him to Wheaton Franciscan St. Mary’s for treatment.

Advertising disclosure
To support our site and content, we work with partners to present valuable offers to help you save, earn, and get ahead. We may be compensated for the purchase of goods and services made through the links in this offer program.
Offers for you
Curated offers for our readers
advertiser disclosure
CodeMonkey
Coding for kids! Introducing programming games for the next generation. Get your kids coding today.
Start with a free trial.
Start with a free trial.

Get your students coding in no time!

CodeMonkey is a fun and educational game-based environment where kids learn to code without any prior experience. After completing CodeMonkey's award-winning coding courses, kids will be able to navigate through the programming world with a sense of confidence and accomplishment.

Kids will love learning to code with CodeMonkey

  • Ready to Go Courses. With CodeMonkey’s teacher kit and support team, anyone can teach the basics of computer science.
  • Real Coding Languages. CodeMonkey's courses teach text-based coding so students learn to program like a real developer.
  • Game-Based Learning. Kids learn coding in an engaging and rewarding environment that utilizes gaming elements.

Free Trial - Enjoy a full-blown gaming experience that will teach your kids to code!