Police, firefighters and paramedics from Lake Zurich responded about 10:04 p.m. Tuesday, March 30, 2020 to a report of a fire at the Burger King restaurant at 642 South Rand Road in Lake Zurich.
Firefighters had water on the fire by 10:15 p.m.
All customers and employees were evacuated safely. Lake Zurich Battalion Chief 32 reported fire was through the roof at 10:31 p.m.
A MABAS Division 4 Box Alarm #32-T was activated at 10:34 p.m.
The fire was declared active but under control by about 10:46 p.m. ComEd responded to the scene and arrived by 10:49 p.m. The fire was declared out, and firefighters were in overhaul phase by 11:17 p.m.
Firefighters, paramedics and/or command officers from Arlington Heights, Barrington, Buffalo Grove, Cary, Countryside, Fox River Grove, Libertyville, Long Grove, Mount Prospect, Mundelein, Palatine, and Wheeling were assigned to the scene with the MABAS Box Alarm.
Firefighters, paramedics and/or command officers from Crystal Lake, Elk Grove Township, Mundelein, Lake Forest stood by at Lake Zurich fire stations, also as part of the MABAS Box Alarm assignment.
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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