Firefighters Stop Outside Pallet Fire While It Spread to Interior of Winston Churchill Elementary School, Schaumburg

 amazon fresh   amazon prime    audible  

Schaumburg police and firefighters/paramedics responded about 7:28 p.m. Monday to a pallet on fire outside of Winston Churchill Elementary School, 1520 North Jones Road. Firefighters also received a report that the flames were starting the window on fire at the school. The fire was at the rear of the school.

Firefighters used forced entry to extinguish the fire, which was mostly held to the exterior of the school. The school was locked and closed for an asbestos removal project. Fire command immediately recognized the asbestos removal project and ordered all personnel to wear SCBA air tanks and breathing protection.

Stay informed with news from The Cardinal’s Emergencies Behind the Scenes Facebook page — Includes links to favorite public safety and emergency rescuers and product manufacturers and safety companies that have facebook pages. Submit your pictures or just stay up-to-date on with fire, rescue, EMS and police photo galleries. Please add your public safety photo to the wall album — go direct to the Arlington Cardinal Emergencies Behind the Scenes photos. For a list of all of The Cardinal Facebook fan pages, go to …

Arlington Heights Fire Engine is an Amazon Associate website, which means that a small percentage of your purchases gets paid to at no extra cost to you. When you use the search boxes above, any Amazon banner ad, or any product associated with an Amazon banner on this website, you help pay expenses related to maintaining and creating new services and ideas for a resourceful website. See more info at