Hoffman Estates police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 5:05 AM Friday November 24, 2017 to a report of a possible chimney fire in a house at 495 East Thacker Street Hoffman Estates, Il. Engine 21’s crew on arrival reported they have some smoke showing from a chimney.
Engine 21’s crew on investigation reported it looks like they have a little fire in the chimney.
Primary search of the home was complete by about 5:16 a.m.
Engine 22’s crew was pulling a second line inside the house by about 5:20 a.m. Other companies were pulling siding to check for extension by the chimney.
Fire Command upgraded the call to a Code 4 working fire response by 5:25 a.m.
FIre Command reported the fire under control by 5:32 a.m.
FIRE/MEDIC UNITS ASSIGNED …
ENGINE(S): E21 E22 E23
TRUCK(S): T22 Schaumburg T52
RIT: BC ?? T ??
EMS: A21 A22
CODE 4 AT 5:25 AM
ENGINE(S): E33 Schaumburg 54
EMS: A24 Schaumburg A54
CHIEF(S): 600 601 602
CHANGE OF QUARTERS: Barrington Countryside E37 Rolling Meadows E16
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