Apartment Fire on Piper Lane Near Burning Bush Lane, Prospect Heights

Prospect Heights police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 6:04 PM Sunday to a report of an apartment fire at 601 Piper Lane Prospect Heights, Il. Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report of a fire in an apartment unit on the second floor. Callers updated a report of thick black smoke on the second floor.

The fire was knocked and firefighters were checking for extension by 6:14 p.m.

Crews were working on ventilation of the apartment unit, and turning off utilities to a dryer by 6:16 p.m.

Primary searches clear on first floor and third floor by 6:18 p.m.


ENGINE(S): E9 E39 Wheeling E23



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CHIEF(S): BC9 900 901

EMS: Prospect Heights A2

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