Child Hurt, Police Rescue at Grayslake House Fire on Normandy Lane Near Briargate Drive

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Grayslake police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 12:36 AM Tuesday August 22, 2017 to a report of a house fire in the block of 300 Normandy Lane Grayslake, Il. Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report of heavy smoke coming from a house. The fire was in the rear of the home.

Police and firefighters received a report that a child in a second floor bedroom is not responding to subjects yelling to a male child. Neighbors on scene and police on scene reported the smoke was too thick to enter the house to rescue the child.

A neighbor reported a police officer took a deep breath, entered the house, and ran upstairs to rescue a boy. The police officer brought the boy out of the house. The boy was not breathing, or was having difficulty breathing.

Initially, a Round Lake fire engine crew was also assigned to the house fire on Normandy Lane near Briar Gate by 12:37 a.m. to assist Grayslake firefighter/paramedics.

Ambulance 271’s crew was assigned to bring their cot to the front yard by 12:42 a.m.

A second ambulance was requested to respond to the scene by 12:44 a.m. — Crew 1 and 5 assigned (Round Lake A263)

Firefighter/paramedics on scene were directed to a police officer and a police sergeant requiring medical attention by 12:49 a.m.

Ambulance 271’s transported the pediatric patient that was removed from the house to Advocate Condell Medical Center (hospital not confirmed).

A MABAS Box Alarm and an additional ambulance (third ambulance) was requested by 12:56 a.m.

A MABAS Division 4 Box Alarm on Box #27-1R was activated for a house fire across from 376 Normandy Lane at 12:57 a.m.

The Illinois State Fire Marshal was requested to the scene by 1:43 a.m.

The MABAS Box Alarm was struck out at 2:42 a.m.

FIRE/MEDIC UNITS ASSIGNED …

ENGINE(S): E272 E271 Round Lake E261

TRUCK(S): T ?? TL ??

SQUAD(S): SQD ??

RIT: BC ?? T ??

CHIEF(S): BC27 2701 2700

EMS: A271 A261 Round Lake A263?

BOX UNITS ASSIGNED …

ENGINE(S): Lake Villa Fire Department
Gurnee Fire Department

SQUAD(S): Libertyville Fire Department

EMS: Newport Township FPD

CHIEF(S): Libertyville Fire Department
Round Lake FPD
Countryside FPD

SPECIAL: Mundelein E431 for RIT, REHAB 2

CHANGE OF QUARTERS: Antioch Fire Department Engine
Countryside FPD Ambulance
Antioch Fire Department Chief
Knollwood Fire Department Engine
Lake Zurich Fire Rescue Ambulance moved up to scene

STAGING: Pierce Ct and Normandy Ln

LIVE TRAFFIC MAP of neighborhood to a report of a house fire in the block of 42.353791, -88.035783 (300 Normandy Lane Grayslake, Il) …

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