VIDEO: House Fire on Garden Court, East of Buffalo Grove Metra Station in Unincorporated Lake County

Deerfield police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 11:57 AM Tuesday December 26, 2017 to a report of a house fire at 1505 Garden Court Deerfield, Il. During their response to the house fire several units reported seeing a header, which prompted the Lincolnshire-Riverwoods Battalion Chief to upgrade the response to a working fire response by 12:02 p.m.

Lincolnshire-Riverwoods Battalion Chief 51 on arrival reported heavy fire blowing through a garage, and the family room, and the attic by 12:03 p.m. Wind was west at about 8-12 MPH with an air temperature of 5°F to 7°F, and a Wind Chill of -8°F to -9°F.

Battalion Chief 51 reported three lines were putting water on the fire by 12:11 p.m.

The battalion chief requested a Box Alarm by 12:19 p.m.

A primary and secondary search was completed by 12:41 p.m.

No injuries were initially reported, and the Box Alarm was struck out about 12:41 p.m.

The well-progressed fire was extinguished rapidly, especially considering the weather conditions firefighters were facing.

VIDEO SOURCE: Lincolnshire-Riverwoods FPD
(@LincolnshireFD)


FIRE/MEDIC UNITS ASSIGNED …

ENGINE(S): E53 Northbrook E10 Buffalo Grove E26

TRUCK(S): Wheeling T24

SQUAD(S): SQD51

RIT: BC ?? T ??

CHIEF(S): BC51 BC24

EMS: A19 A24

WORKING FIRE AT 12:03 PM

ENGINE(S): Wheeling E42

TRUCK(S): Deerfield T20

SQUAD(S):

EMS: A10 (Rehab) Buffalo Grove A26 (RIT)

CHIEF(S): Deerfield 2000 5100 5101 Countryside Chief

SPECIAL:

STAGING:

CHANGE OF QUARTERS: ??

STRUCK OUT AT 1:19:32 PM

BOX UNITS ASSIGNED AT 12:19 PM …

ENGINE(S): Highland Park Fire Department
Palatine Fire Department
Lake Bluff Fire Department

TRUCK(S): Wauconda Fire District

SQUAD(S): Gurnee Fire Department (RIT)

EMS: Mount Prospect Fire Department (RIT)

CHIEF(S): Libertyville Fire Department (RIT), Lake Forest Fire Department

SPECIAL: MESS Canteen, Rehab 51

CHANGE OF QUARTERS: ??

STAGING: ??

RIT = Rapid Intervention Team

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