Mount Prospect Firefighters Fight 2 Fires Overnight — One on Algonquin Road, One on Oakwood Drive

Mount Prospect Fire Department firefighters were busy fighting two fires late Sunday night and early Monday, Labor Day morning. An apartment fire about 11:39 p.m. injured a woman at an apartment on Algonquin Road, and a deck fire caused significant damage on Cherrywood Drive.

Mount Prospect police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 11:39 PM Sunday September 3, 2017 to a report of an apartment fire 2012 West Algonquin Road Arlington Heights, Il. Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report of an apartment fire with a woman saying everything in her living room is on fire, and she is unable to evacuate.

An activated fire alarm also accompanied the phone call to 9-1-1.

The first fire crew on arrival reported a 2-story multi-family unit with no signs of evacuation.

Firefighters had water on the fire, and a female victim was rescued by 11:53 p.m.

The fire was under control by 12:03 a.m.

The fire was contained to one unit. No other victims were reported, but two people were displaced by the damage caused to the apartment unit.

FIRE/MEDIC UNITS ASSIGNED …

ENGINE(S): E12 E13 Mount Prospect E3

TRUCK(S): TL13

SQUAD(S): SQD??

RIT: BC ?? T ??

CHIEF(S): BC3

EMS: A12 A13

STAGING:

CODE 4 AT 11:42 PM

ENGINE(S): Elk Grove Township E11

TRUCK(S): Des Plaines T63

SQUAD(S): Reserve SQD 13

EMS: A14

CHIEF(S): 301 302 300

CHANGE OF QUARTERS: Rolling Meadows Fire Department E15 Mount Prospect A1

LIVE TRAFFIC MAP of neighborhood to a report of an apartment fire 2012 West Algonquin Road Mount Prospect, Il …

Next firefighters responded to a deck fire. A neighbor reported about 4:24 a.m. Monday that a deck fire was burning behind a neighbor’s house — behind 1116 Cherrywood Drive.

Engine 12’s crew on arrival reported nothing showing from 1117 Oakwood. After a walk to the backyard, firefighters reported a deck fire.

Firefighters had water on the fire with the fire out by 4:31 a.m. Arlington Heights E3’s crew checked the interior of the house for extension. There was no extension of fire reported.

The deck fire apparently started from a fire still burning in a fire pit.

FIRE/MEDIC UNITS ASSIGNED …

ENGINE(S): E12 E13

TRUCK(S): TL13

SQUAD(S): SQD??

RIT: BC ?? T ??

CHIEF(S): BC3

EMS: A12 A13

LIVE TRAFFIC MAP of neighborhood, reported deck fire involving neighbor’s house behind 1116 Cherrywood Drive — 1117 Oakwood Mount Prospect …

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