Townhouse Fire from a Car Fire on Whalom Lane Near Dracut Lane, Schaumburg

Schaumburg police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 4:03 PM Thursday November 30, 2017 to a report of a car fire in a garage at a townhouse at 632 Whalom Lane Schaumburg, Il.

Battalion Chief 5 reported a header in the sky as units were responding, and the response was upgraded to a working fire response, Code 4 by 4:06 p.m.

Engine 52’s crew on arrival reported a car fire in the garage in a 3-unit, 2-story townhouse condo building with crews leading out with a hose line.

Battalion Chief 5 on arrival reported heavy fire from the garage with fire extending to the second floor.

Primary searches were underway with the fire knocked by 4:24 p.m.

The primary search was declared clear with a secondary search underway by 4:29 p.m.

FIRE/MEDIC UNITS ASSIGNED …

ENGINE(S): E51 E52 E54

TRUCK(S): T52

SQUAD(S):

RIT: BC ?? T ??

CHIEF(S): BC5

EMS: A52

STAGING: ??

CODE 4 AT 04:06 PM

ENGINE(S):

TRUCK(S): Q7

SQUAD(S): SQD55

EMS: A51

CHIEF(S): 501 502

SPECIAL:

STAGING: Bartlett E1 (returned)

CHANGE OF QUARTERS: Arlington Heights E3

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