Lake Zurich police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 11:41 AM Sunday to a report of something burning in a house at 575 Richmond Circle Lake Zurich. Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report of a house fire with everyone evacuated from the house.
Engine 324’s crew on arrival reports a 2-story wood frame with smoke showing — leading out.
Change of quarters companies requested off of Box Card 32-B1.
The homeowner was treated for smoke inhalation by Barrington-Countryside Ambulance 38’s crew after the homeowner attempted to rescue a dog that did not survive.
Firefighters rescued a second dog, and transported the dog to a Buffalo Grove veterinary clinic.
Command reported water on the fire by 11:53 a.m.
The primary search of the house was declared all clear at 12:01 p.m.
Command reported the fire was under control and the secondary search was underway by about 12:02 p.m. The secondary search was complete by 12:44 p.m.
FIRE/MEDIC UNITS ASSIGNED …
ENGINE(S): E322 E321 E324 E323 Lake Zurich E324
TRUCK(S): TL34 Lincolnshire Riverwoods T51 Wauconda TL341
RIT: BC ?? T ??
CHIEF(S): BC32 3200 3201
EMS: A ?? A Barrington-Countryside A38
Lake Zurich Ambulance
CHANGE OF QUARTERS: Lake Forest E422, Rolling Meadows A15, Fox River Grove 602
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