Garbage Transfer Station Fire on Kenneth Dr Near Busse Rd, Mount Prospect

Mount Prospect police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 10:25 PM Tuesday May 1, 2018 to a report of an activated fire alarm at a garbage transfer station 1701 Kenneth Drive Mount Prospect, Il. Mount Prospect Engine 12’s crew on arrival at a 1-story garbage facility by 10:29 p.m. reported heavy smoke showing and upgraded the call to a working fire by 10:30 p.m.

A crew was dropping a 5″ line by 10:37 p.m.

Command reports that garbage is burning inside the building, and firefighters are working on getting the burning garbage outside the building.

Wind observation at O’Hare International Airport at 9:51 p.m. was S 16 MPH with gusts to 28 MPH. Winds overnight are forecast SSW 15 mph.

FIRE/MEDIC UNITS ASSIGNED …

ENGINE(S): E12  E ??  Elk Grove Township E11

TRUCK(S): Q ??  T ??  T ??  TL ??  

SQUAD(S): SQD??  

TENDER(S): TANKER ??  

RIT: BC ?? T ??  

CHIEF(S): BC ??  

EMS: A12  A ??  

CODE 4 AT 10:31 PM

ENGINE(S): Elk Grove Township E11

TRUCK(S): TL13

SQUAD(S): Reserve Squad 13

TENDER(S):

EMS: A14 A13

CHIEF(S): 300 301 302

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CHANGE OF QUARTERS: Rolling Meadows E16, Arlington Heights A1

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