Ned Brown Forest Preserve Field Fire

A large brush fire near Route 53 and Golf Road, reported to be over 100 acres, is being fought by the following fire departments: Arlington Heights, Hoffman Estates, Long Grove, Palatine, Palatine Rural, Prospect Heights, Rolling Meadows, and Schaumburg. Long Grove is sending a tanker and a special brush truck. Fire reported just before 2 p.m. Tuesday.
— mb