House Fire on Fairfield Rd Near Lake Shore Drive, Round Lake — Extra Alarm

Round Lake fire scene at Fairfield Road and Lake Shore Drive (SOURCE: Lake County Passage Traffic Camera)
Round Lake fire scene at Fairfield Road and Lake Shore Drive (SOURCE: Lake County Passage Traffic Camera).

Flames were seen shooting through the roof of the Round Lake home on Fairfield just south of Lake Shore Drive.

Round Lake Police and firefighter/paramedics from Round Lake Fire Protection District responded about 6:50 p.m. Monday February 3, 2020 to a report of a house fire on Fairfield Road just south of Lake Shore Drive. Heavy smoke conditions were visible from the outside.

UPDATE: The fire rekindled at about 1:10 a.m. Tuesday, February 4, 2020. A MABAS Box Alarm for tenders only was activated at 1:12 a.m. The Box Alarm for tenders only was struck out at 2:52 a.m.

A MABAS Box Alarm (#26-11) was activated at 7:00 p.m. Mutual aid was assigned from Countryside, Grayslake, Lake Villa, Libertyville, McHenry, Nunda, and Spring Grove. A Lake Zurich crew was assigned to a Round Lake fire station for standby.

A Second Alarm for MABAS Box #26-11 was activated at 7:19 p.m. Mutual aid was assigned from Antioch, Buffalo Grove, Cary, Lake Villa, Long Grove, and Newport. A Wauconda crew was also heard on the air. A Richmond crew was assigned to a Round Lake fire station for station standby.

Tender or Tanker truck crews were assigned to this fire. Smoke conditions appeared to be improving from 7:40 p.m. to 7:51 p.m. Buffalo Grove’s crew was assigned work at the scene at about 7:56 p.m.

Fire command declared at 8:32 p.m. that the fire was knocked down, and that firefighters were working on hot spots. The MABAS Division 4 Box Alarm was struck out by 8:45 p.m.

Initially, no injuries were reported at the fire.

Initially, Fairfield Road was shut down between Lake Shore and Forest Avenue, then Fairfield was shut down between Rollins Road and Forest Avenue.

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

DEVELOPING IF CONTENT IS AVAILABLE …

Round Lake fire scene at Fairfield Road and Lake Shore Drive (SOURCE: Lake County Passage Traffic Camera)
Round Lake fire scene at Fairfield Road and Lake Shore Drive (SOURCE: Lake County Passage Traffic Camera).
Round Lake fire scene at Fairfield Road and Lake Shore Drive (SOURCE: Lake County Passage Traffic Camera)
Round Lake fire scene at Fairfield Road and Lake Shore Drive (SOURCE: Lake County Passage Traffic Camera).
Round Lake fire scene at Fairfield Road and Lake Shore Drive (SOURCE: Lake County Passage Traffic Camera)
Round Lake fire scene at Fairfield Road and Lake Shore Drive (SOURCE: Lake County Passage Traffic Camera).
Round Lake fire scene at Fairfield Road and Lake Shore Drive (SOURCE: Lake County Passage Traffic Camera)
Round Lake fire scene at Fairfield Road and Lake Shore Drive (SOURCE: Lake County Passage Traffic Camera).
Round Lake looking north from the fire scene at Fairfield Road and Lake Shore Drive (SOURCE: Lake County Passage Traffic Camera)
Round Lake looking north from the fire scene at Fairfield Road and Lake Shore Drive (SOURCE: Lake County Passage Traffic Camera).




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Fairfield Rd RoundLake Fire Scene Traffic Map from Google
Fairfield Rd RoundLake Fire Scene Traffic Map from Google (LIVE TRAFFIC MAP …).