Chimney Fire at Townhouse on Dighton Ln Near Newbury Ln, Schaumburg — Just North of Higgins Rd

Schaumburg police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 11:12 AM Monday to a report of a chimney fire at a townhouse at 853 Dighton Lane Schaumburg, IL. Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report that smoke was showing from a chimney and that the siding was melting.

Police were first on the scene and reported heavy smoke visible. Police also rescued a victim from the building.

Firefighters worked to extinguish the fire and checked the chase up to the attic.

Rolling Meadows firefighters assisted Schaumburg firefighters.

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