Fire at May Whitney Elementary School on Church Street Near Jamie Ln, Lake Zurich


Police and firefighter/paramedics from Lake Zurich responded about 5:32 a.m. to a fire in a classroom at May Whitney Elementary School, 100 Church Street Near Jamie Lane. The fire department response was elevated to a MABAS Box Alarm #32T at 5:45 a.m. The fire was declared out, and the extra alarm MABAS Box Alarm was struck out by 5:56 a.m.

Lake Zurich Fire Rescue reported that there were no injuries at the scene.

No alerts were posted on the school’s social media as of 6:35 a.m. The fire possibly involved the new building under construction.

The information in this article is an early report published before any summary information was confirmed or released by police or fire authorities.


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