Wednesday, January 16, 2019

EXPLOSION WITH 3 HOUSE FIRES ON MELANIE LN NEAR HIGHLAND RD, NORTHBROOK

WED JAN 16 2019 ~6:23 AM
Northbrook Fire Department
House Explosion/Multiple House Fires/BOX ALARM/2nd Alarm
Melanie Lane and Highland Road Northbrook, IL

Report of a fully-involved house fire following an explosion. Northbrook TL12 on arrival reported two MABAS Division 3 Box Alarm on Box #3-1012 for a structure fire activated at 6:34 a.m.

A second alarm was activated at 6:36 am. Firefighters were evacuating a house as late as 7:20 a.m. for defensive operations.

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