Townhouse Fire in a Laundry Room on Weidner Rd Near Dundee Rd, Buffalo Grove

Buffalo Grove police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 9:13 PM Tuesday to a report of a fire in a townhouse at 845 South Weidner Court South Buffalo Grove, Il. Tower Ladder 25’s crew on arrival reported evacuation in progress, then reported smoke showing with residents on the scene reporting a fire.

Crews were immediately leading out with a hoseline.

Firefighter/paramedics reported a fire in a first floor laundry room and bathroom in a townhouse.

The fire was declared out by 9:24 p.m.

A primary search of the first floor was underway by 9:26 p.m.

Overhaul was underway by 9:27 p.m.

A primary search on the first floor was declared clear by 9:28 p.m.

Buffalo Grove Battalion Chief 4 requested a third ambulance after an interior crew reported possibly one patient needing medical attention. Rolling Meadows Ambulance 16 was assigned as the third ambulance to the scene.

A primary search was underway on the second floor by 9:28 p.m.

An all clear was declared for the second floor — secondary search completed by 9:44 p.m.

FIRE/MEDIC UNITS ASSIGNED …

ENGINE(S): E26 Buffalo Grove E4

TRUCK(S): TL25

SQUAD(S): Lincolnshire-Riverwoods SQD51

RIT: BC ?? T ??

CHIEF(S): BC4

EMS: A25 A ??

CODE 4 AT 09:23 PM

ENGINE(S): ??

TRUCK(S): ??

SQUAD(S): SQD 55

EMS:

CHIEF(S): Long BC55,

STAGING: ??

CHANGE OF QUARTERS: Palatine Rural E36, Wauconda Ambulance, Grayslake Engine

LIVE TRAFFIC MAP of neighborhood to a report of a fire in a townhouse at near 845 South Weidner Court Buffalo Grove, Il …




Stay informed with news from The Cardinal’s Emergencies Behind the Scenes Facebook page — Facebook.com/CardinalEmergencies. 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 Arlingtoncardinal.com/about/facebook …


Help fund The Cardinal Arlingtoncardinal.com/sponsor