Friday, February 19, 2016

Man Severely Burned at Circle K Gas Station at McHenry Rd and Lake Cook Rd, Buffalo Grove

Buffalo Grove police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 4:15 PM Friday to a report that a person was on fire at the Circle K gas station, 50 West Lake Cook Road Buffalo Grove, IL. Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report that a person on fire from a gasoline fire at the Circle K Shell gas station at the northwest corner of McHenry Road and Lake Cook Road.

Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report that a person was on fire near "the gas tank."

Police were first on the scene and reported that fire was out, but request firefighter/paramedics expedite to the scene for a patient with major facial burns -- apparently caused by ignition of gasoline.

The patient was found on the ground with major burns on the Lake Cook Road side of the gas station with full-body burns and a compromised airway.

Paramedics transported the victim to Northwest Community Hospital via Arlington Heights Road with a police escort at about 4:25 p.m.

The patient was transported with extra paramedics on board.

There is no word yet what caused the ignition of the gasoline


Read complete article on Arlingtoncardinal.com ...

http://www.arlingtoncardinal.com/?s=Man+Severely+Burned+At+Circle+K+Gas+Station+At+Mchenry+Rd+And+Lake+Cook+Rd,+Buffalo+Grove


burn victim, burn victim Buffalo Grove, Buffalo Grove Police Department, Buffalo Grove Fire Department, gasoline fire, gasoline fire Buffalo Grove
Arlington Heights News (desktop/mobile optimized with US & World News) see The Cardinal -- Arlingtoncardinal.com Arlington Heights police and fire calls.
Buffalo Grove, Elk Grove, Long Grove, Mt. Prospect, Palatine, Prospect Hts, Rolling Meadows, Schaumburg, Wheeling

The rest of Chicagoland ...


Follow Emergencies Behind the Scenes Facebook page. Emergency news coverage for Chicagoland. Submit your pictures or just stay up-to-date on with fire, rescue, EMS and police photo galleries. Please add your public safety photo to the wall album -- go direct to the Arlington Cardinal Emergencies Behind the Scenes photos. For a list of all of The Cardinal Facebook fan pages, go to Arlingtoncardinal.com/about/facebook ...
 HOT GOOGLE SEARCHES ...