Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Rescue From House Fire on Main St, Mount Prospect

Mount Prospect police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 3:36 PM Tuesday to a report of smoke in a house in the block of 500 South Main Street Mount Prospect, Il. Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report that smoke was coming from the basement with the caller trapped on the second floor of the house.

Mount Prospect Battalion 3 on arrival reported smoke showing from the rear of the building.

Police on arrival reported a female victim was on the second floor at a window on the north side of the house.

The female victim was rescued and removed from the house by 3:47 p.m. by a fire rescue crew. Ambulance 14's crew met the rescue crew and transported the female patient to Northwest Community Hospital, where she was listed in stable condition.

ComEd reported they remotely disconnected the meter and requested confirmation from a fire crew at the scene.

The fire was reported knocked by a fire suppression crew by 3:49 p.m. and a primary search of the building was completed by 3:49 p.m.

Fire damage was contained to one room in the basement, but there was smoke damage in the rest of the house.


ENGINE(S): E14 E12 E13



RIT: BC ?? T ??

CHIEF(S): BC3 300 302

EMS: A14 A13

CODE 4 AT 3:40 PM

ENGINE(S): Elk Grove Township E11

TRUCK(S): Des Plaines T63


EMS: Elk Grove Township A11

CHIEF(S): 301 Des Plaines BC61



CHANGE OF QUARTERS: Mount Prospect A1, Glenview E8, Rolling Meadows E15

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