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Posted on: January 20, 2021


Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Protection District

1020 West Algonquin Road, Lake in the Hills, IL  60156



Incident Press Release


For Immediate Release

January 19, 2021


Contact:         Captain Steve Ciaccio


                       847-658-8233 Headquarters

 847-854-2609 Fax



2230 Tahoe Pkwy, Algonquin, IL


Residential Structure Fire



On Tuesday evening, January 19th, 2021, at 9:05 p.m. the Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Protection District was dispatched for a structure fire at 2230 Tahoe Pkwy in Algonquin.  First arriving fire crews arrived on the scene at 9:10 p.m. and found a two story single family home, with heavy fire and smoke coming from the rear exterior chimney. Crews initiated an aggressive offensive attack and the fire was under control at 9:25 p.m. The occupants of the residence evacuated the home prior to fire department arrival. One firefighters sustained minor injuries. No civilians were injured.  


The Algonquin – Lake in the Hills Fire Protection District was aided by the Algonquin Police Department, Carpentersville Fire Department, Huntley Fire Protection District, Crystal Lake Fire Department, and the Fox River Grove Fire Protection District 


The cause of the fire is currently being investigated.   A damage estimate is not yet available.




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