Over 700 ComEd Customer without Power: Storm-Related Incidents with Severe Cloud-to-Ground Lightning North Arlington Heights, Buffalo Grove, Wheeling

THU MAY 14 2020 ~5:56 AM
Arlington Heights Fire Department
Fire Activity for Severe Lightning
2550 North Arlington Heights Rd, Arlington Heights

Police and firefighter/paramedics from Arlington Heights responded starting about 5:56 a.m. Thursday May 14, 2020 to a report of an Activated Fire Alarm and then a transformer fire with a utility pole fire. Power disturbances were likely due to a passing storm with severe cloud-to-ground lightning. Firefighters arrived about 6:00 a.m. at Hancock Square […]