Saturday, August 12, 2017

Townhouse Fire on Oak Knoll Court Near Meacham Rd, Schaumburg

Schaumburg police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 3:20 AM Saturday to a report of a garage fire at a townhouse/condominium, 217 Oak Knoll Court Schaumburg, Il. A Schaumuburg fire crew on arrival reported a fully-involved garage.

Squad 55's crew completed a primary search of the building, while engine crew members had two lines on the fire by 3:38 a.m.

Battalion Chief 5 reported crews were making good progress by 3:44 a.m. but that the roof collapsed over the attached garage.

There was report at 3:44 a.m. that no residents were injured.

Initially, there was no extension of fire beyond the garage fire discovered by 3:44 a.m.

Crews were monitoring for air quality and preparing for overhaul by 4:34 a.m. Squad 55's were operating their air quality meter to check for safe conditions to all removal of firefighters' self-contained breathing apparatus while inside the building. An interior crew reported air quality was good by 4:42 a.m.

FIRE/MEDIC UNITS ASSIGNED …

ENGINE(S): E52 E54

TRUCK(S): T52

SQUAD(S): SQD55

CHIEF(S): BC5

EMS: A52A ??

CODE 4 AT 3:25 AM

ENGINE(S): E51

TRUCK(S): T53

SQUAD(S): SQD55A

EMS: A54 A51 A53

CHIEF(S): 502 501

CHANGE OF QUARTERS: Rolling Meadows E16, Schaumburg E3

MABAS Division 1 Box Alarm on Box #1 for a structure fire

BOX UNITS ASSIGNED ...

ENGINE(S): Streamwood Fire Department E33
Hanover Park Fire Department
Roselle Fire Department

TRUCK(S): Hoffman Estates Fire Department TL22
Elk Grove Village Fire Department Q7

SQUAD(S): Carol Stream FPD

RIT: Palatine Fire Department Chief
Palatine Engine
Itasca FPD Truck
(Elk Grove Engine 10 and Chief? also?)

EMS: Bloomingdale FPD,

CHIEF(S): 500

SPECIAL: Hoffman Estates ISO, Salvation Army

CHANGE OF QUARTERS: Palatine E84

STAGING: Williamsburg off of Oak Knoll

STRUCK OUT AT 5:05 AM on orders of Deputy Chief 502.

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