Park Ridge police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 6:55 PM Wednesday to a report of a house fire at 1205 Hoffman Avenue Park Ridge, Il. Police and firefighter/paramedics on arrival reported a one-story ranch with heavy smoke showing from the home.
The fire department response was upgraded to a working fire response with mutual aid firefighters responding from Rosemont, Skokie, Morton Grove, and North Maine.
The fire was reported “knocked down” by 7:15 p.m.
Firefighters from Elk Grove Village, Norwood Park, Rosemont, and Wheeling stood by in Park Ridge fire stations to protect the rest of the town.
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