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1020 West Algonquin Road, Lake in the Hills, IL 60156
Incident Press Release
For Immediate Release
September 12, 2019
Contact: Battalion Chief John Greene
Structure Fire 2601 Christie Drive, Algonquin.
On Thursday Evening at 3:00 PM the Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Protection District was dispatched for the report of a structure fire at 2601 Christie Drive in Algonquin. Firefighters arrived on scene at 3:03 PM and found a fire in single story unit of a multi-dwelling structure. Crews made an aggressive interior attack into the unit and extinguished the fire by 3:08 PM. The resident discovered the fire while outside the house and was the only occupant. The occupant called 911 to report the fire. No civilian or firefighter injuries were reported.
The cause of the fire is determined to be accidental but still under investigation a damage estimate is not yet available.
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