Barrington Hills police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 7:16 PM Wednesday August 8, 2018 to a report of a vehicle fire inside the garage that has extended to the front of the house at 77 Ridge Croft Lane, Barrington Hills, Il. The dispatched address of 77 Ridge Croft or Ridgecroft might not be the exact address. Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report of a vehicle fire inside the garage that has extended to the front of the house.
Battalion Chief 38 on arrival reported a 4-car attached garage involved with fire.
The fire was upgraded to a MABAS Box Alarm at 7:47 p.m.
The fire was declared knocked and under control by 8:27 p.m., and the Box Alarm was struck out by 8:33 p.m.
Three Porsche vehicles were saved as firefighters extinguished the fire. No injuries were reported, but the fire is initially believed to have caused about $200,000 damage.
FIRE/MEDIC UNITS ASSIGNED …
ENGINE(S): E38 E ??
TRUCK(S): Q ?? T ?? T ?? TL ??
RIT: BC ?? T ??
EMS: A ?? A ?? Barrington
WORKING FIRE/CODE 4
ENGINE(S): Carpentersville, Fox River Grove
TENDER(S): TENDER36, East Dundee, Long Grove TENDER55
CHIEF(S): 600 3801
CHANGE OF QUARTERS: Mundelein Ambulance
E = Engine, T = Ladder Truck, TL = Tower Ladder, Q = Quint, SQD = Squad, BC = Battalion Chief, A = AmbulanceCODE 4 AT 07:36 PM
BOX UNITS ASSIGNED ARE BELOW AD …
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MABAS Division 4 Box Alarm on Box #38-1 for a attached garage fire at a large home.
BOX UNITS ASSIGNED …
ENGINE(S): Lake Zurich Fire Rescue
Fox River and Countryside Fire Rescue District
Carpentersville & Countryside FPD
Algonquin-Lake in the Hills FPD
Mundelein Fire Department
Arlington Heights (returned)
TRUCK(S): Palatine Fire Department RIT
SQUAD(S): Lincolnshire-Riverwoods FPD
TENDER(S): Fox Lake Fire Department
Nunda Rural FPD
Crystal Lake Fire Rescue
McHenry Township FPD
EMS: Des Plaines Fire Department (REHAB)
CHIEF(S): Lake Zurich Fire Rescue
Fox River Grove FPD
Long Grove FPD
Wauconda Fire District
SPECIAL: MESS Canteen, ATV4
CHANGE OF QUARTERS: Wheeling EMS, Deerfield Engine, Rolling Meadows EMS, Streamwood Engine, Nunda Chief
STAGING AT RIDGE CROFT AND SPRING CREEK