A man died in a house fire in Hoffman Estates early Thursday. Hoffman Estates police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 1:42 AM Thursday to a report of a house fire in the block of 600 Mohave St Hoffman Estates, Il. Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report of a house fire in a single-story ranch home.
— ABC 7 Chicago (@ABC7Chicago) December 22, 2016
Hoffman Estates Fire Department Engine 21’s crew on arrival reported a single-story, single-family home with flames showing at the rear of the home by 1:41 a.m.
Engine 21’s crew reported they have information of a possible victim inside the house, and were entering the front door with a pre-connect line.
Firefighters reported they were removing a victim, and that the fire was under control by 1:56 a.m. The condition of the person removed by firefighters was unknown at 2:00 a.m. The man was transported to St Alexius Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
The Illinois State Fire Marshal was called to the scene at 2:12 a.m.
FIRE/MEDIC UNITS ASSIGNED …
ENGINE(S): E21 E22 E23
EMS: A21 A23
CODE 4 AT 01:43 AM
ENGINE(S): E24 Streamwood E33
RIT: BC ?? T ??
EMS: A24 Schaumburg A54
CHIEF(S): 600 601 602
CHANGE OF QUARTERS: Elk Grove E10
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