Hoffman Estates police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 6:21 AM Monday February 12, 2018 to a report of a house fire at 1669 Cape Breton Court Hoffman Estates, Il. Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report that a neighbor saw a fire on the roof of a nearby house.
Engine 23’s crew, on arrival by 6:26 a.m., reported fire showing from the second story attic area of a 2-story single family residence.
The incident was elevated to a working fire response by 6:28 a.m.
Battalion Chief 6 reported crews believed they had the fire knocked from the outside by 6:33 a.m.
Firefighters declared the fire out by 6:35 a.m., and were clearing smoke from the attic.
No injuries were reported, and residents evacuated the house before firefighters arrived. A neighbor alerted the residents about the fire on the roof.
FIRE/MEDIC UNITS ASSIGNED …
ENGINE(S): E21 E22 E23
RIT: BC ?? T ??
CHIEF(S): BC6 602 600
EMS: A23 Palatine Rural A36
CODE 4 AT 6:28 AM
ENGINE(S): E24 Streamwood E33
EMS: A21 A22
CHANGE OF QUARTERS: Barrington Countryside E37, Elk Grove Village E10, Hanover Park ?, Elgin ?
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