Natural Gas Leak Near Embers Ln and Algonquin Rd Arlington Heights


Police, firefighters, and paramedics from Arlington Heights responded about 11:21 a.m. Wednesday, May 19, 2021 to a report of a natural gas leak at Embers Lane and Algonquin Road in Arlington Heights.

Firefighters were at the scene working on a leak from a residential line. Nicor request to respond to the scene.


The NWS office at Chicago O’Hare International Airport reported winds from the South 16 MPH, gusting to 23 MPH at 10:51 a.m.

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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