Structure Fire
By Deputy Chief Chris Howell
September 14, 2021

On Sunday Pingree Grove & Countryside personnel responded for an activated fire alarm in a single family home. On arrival companies found smoke coming from the home's roof vent. The call was upgraded to a structure fire. The fire was extinguished in less that a half hour, and is under investigation. There were no injuries, and no one was home at the time of the fire.

Responding for Pingree Grove: Engine 1216 & 1213, Tenders 1221 & 1223, Medic 1254 and Chief 1201.

Assisting Fire Departments (Mutual Aid): Burlington Chief & Tender, Elburn Chief & Tender, Elgin Chief, Fox River Medic, Hampshire Chief & Truck, Huntley Engine, Rutland Dundee Tender and South Elgin Tender.