Palatine police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 9:24 AM Thursday to Harvard Drive and Illinois Avenue Palatine, IL. Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report that an electrical box near the baseball diamonds at Fremd High School was smoking. The caller heard a bang and then saw a green electrical box smoking.
Damaged power lines were also reported near West Salt Creek Lane and Euclid Avenue in Arlington Heights.
ComEd Reports at Harvard Drive and Illinois Avenue
Customers Affected: Less than 5
Crew Status: Scheduling Crew
Probable Cause: Under Investigation
Estimated Restoration: Aug 27, 1:30 PM
ComEd reports at Salt Creek Lane and Euclid Avenue
Customers Affected: 207
Crew Status: Additional Crews Required
Probable Cause: Damaged Power Line(s)
Estimated Restoration: Aug 27, 10:41 AM
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