Early Morning Mattress Fire at Evergreen Court Apartments

Arlington Heights police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 1:45 a.m. Sunday to report of a mattress on fire near the entrance to Evergreen Court Apartments with smoke in the hallway. Police arrived first and reported a mattress smoldering near a doorway. Firefighters finished extinguishing the smoldering mattress after a resident put out the fire with a fire extinguisher. No word on cause.