A press release from the Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Department:
1125 Patton Ave, Lake in the Hills, IL
On Tuesday, August 5, 2014 at approximately 7:25 p.m. the Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Protection District was dispatched for a structure fire at 1125 Patton Ave, Lake in the Hills, IL.
First arriving crews were on the scene at 7:28 p.m., and found a single story home with smoke and flames showing from the side and rear of the home.
Fire crews made an interior attack and brought the fire under control within minutes.
The fire was declared out and crews stayed on the scene until 9:30 PM.
The house was occupied at the time of the incident and there was one civilian transported to a local hospital for minor injuries.
The fire is still under investigation at this time by personnel from the Fire District and the Lake in the Hills Police Department.
The Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Protection District received assistance from the Huntley Fire Protection District, Carpentersville Fire Department, Crystal Lake Fire Department, Fox River Grove Fire Protection District, and Cary Fire Protection District.