Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Townhouse Fire on Weidner Rd Near Dundee Rd, Buffalo Grove

Buffalo Grove police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 9:13 PM Tuesday to a report of a fire in a townhouse at 845 South Weidner Court Buffalo Grove, Il. Tower Ladder 25's crew on arrival reported evacuation in progress, then reported smoke showing with residents on the scene reporting a fire.

Crews were immediately leading out with a hoseline.

Firefighter/paramedics reported a fire in a first floor laundry room and bathroom in a townhouse.

The fire was declared out by 9:24 p.m.

A primary search of the first floor was underway by 9:26 p.m.

Overhaul was underway by 9:27 p.m.

A primary search on the first floor was declared clear by 9:28 p.m.

Buffalo Grove Battalion Chief 4 requested a third ambulance after an interior crew reported possibly one patient needing medical attention. Rolling Meadows Ambulance 16 was assigned as the third ambulance to the scene.

A primary search was underway on the second floor by 9:28 p.m.

An all clear was declared for the second floor -- secondary search completed by 9:44 p.m.


ENGINE(S): E26 Buffalo Grove E4


SQUAD(S): Lincolnshire-Riverwoods SQD51

RIT: BC ?? T ??


EMS: A25 A ??

CODE 4 AT 09:23 PM


TRUCK(S): ??



CHIEF(S): Long BC55,



CHANGE OF QUARTERS: Palatine Rural E36, Wauconda Ambulance, Grayslake Engine

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