Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Gasoline Fire Involving Power Washer; 1 Injured at Nelson Westerberg Moving Company on Arthur Ave, Elk Grove Village

Elk Grove Villagend firefighter/paramedics responded about 11:17 AM Wednesday to 1201 Arthur Ave Elk Grove Village, IL. Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report that a gas can and a trailer were on fire outside a commercial building, and that one person was suffering from burns.

First firefighters on the scene reported that the fire was out. People on the scene extinguished the fire with a fire extinguisher.

Workers were filling a power washer when the fire ignited. At least one worker was seriously injured.

At least one patient will be transported to Level I Trauma Center Advocate Lutheran General Hospital or Loyola University Medical Center burn unit.

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