Thursday, June 22, 2017

Townhouse Fire on Le Parc Circle Kills 2 Dogs, Buffalo Grove

Buffalo Grove police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 5:29 PM Tuesday Report of a smartphone activation showing a thermostat reading of 95 degrees and a smoke detector was activated. The homeowner drove home and discovered smoke inside the townhouse. 685 Le Parc Circle Buffalo Grove, Il. Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report that a smartphone activation from an automated home system showed a thermostat reading of 95 degrees and a smoke detector activation. The homeowner drove home and discovered smoke inside the townhouse.

Battalion Chief 4 on arrival reported visible smoke coming from the roof by 5:34 p.m. The fire department response was immediately upgraded to a working fire response. Thick brownish-black smoke was pushing out of the roof gable vents.

A MABAS Box Alarm was requested by 6:02 p.m.

A Barrington Countryside ambulance (A38) was moved up from Change of Quarters to the scene at 6:13 p.m.

An ambulance was requested from Lake Villa about 6:36 p.m.

ComEd was on scene by 6:36 p.m.

The fire was report out at 6:39 p.m. Companies working salvage and overhaul by 6:40 p.m.

Firefighter transported to Northwest Community Hospital -- treated and released.

An ambulance was requested from Winnetka-Kenilworth by 6:42 p.m. but was returned.

The MABAS Box Alarm was struck out by 6:53 p.m. Firefighters on scene were continuing to work on overhaul and salvage.


ENGINE(S): E ?? E26

TRUCK(S): Q25 Q27


RIT: BC ?? T ??


EMS: A25 A ??

CHANGE OF QUARTERS: Rolling Meadows Fire Department A15

CODE 4 AT 05:36 PM

ENGINE(S): Buffalo Grove E4 Palatine E82


SQUAD(S): Long Grove SQD55, Lincolnshire-Riverwoods SQD51

EMS: Buffalo Grove A4

MABAS Division 1 Box Alarm on Box #26 for a townhouse fire at 6:02 p.m.


ENGINE(S): Countryside FPD
Wheeling Fire Department E42
Deerfield-Bannockburn FPD
Grayslake Ladder? 373

TRUCK(S): Mundelein Fire Department,

SQUAD(S): Prospect Heights FPD, Libertyville Heavy Rescue 462

EMS: Prospect Heights FPD

CHIEF(S): Palatine Fire Department
Wheeling Fire Department


CHIEF(S): 401, 400, 409, Long Grove BC55, Buffalo Grove C100, Wheeling 2400 Palatine 801


STAGING: Lexington North of Lake Cook Rd

CHANGE OF QUARTERS: Park Ridge E35,Schaumburg A52, Glenview E8

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