Just after 12 p.m. today. Several fire departments were dispatched to the area of 100 East in Poplar Grove. (see map below)
A MABAS was toned out for a commercial structure fire. Initial reports were saying there was heavy black smoke coming from the windows of the business.
Boone County district 3 pulled a MABAS and multiple area fire departments are en route to assist.
The cause of the fire is under investigation
Note: Forest Pallet Services was the other business name mentioned. MABAS means Mutual Aid from area fire departments
UPDATE: MABAS Box 11 to box alarm. Flames are visible.
Around 2:30 pm today there was a MABAS (Mutual Aid) that was toned out for a detached garage that was on fire in the 3800 block of Falling Leaf. Several FD are en route to assist.
Around 4:20 pm today a MABAS (Mutual Aid) was toned out for a structure fire in the 500 block of N Ash near Forreston. It was a dryer fire that spread and is now a structure fire. Several fire departments are en route
Around 12:20 am this morning several emergency personnel were dispatched to the area of the 600 block of E Grand Ave in Beloit for a structure fire.
They have pulled a MABAS box 10-11 (Mutual Aid) and many fire departments are en route to assist.
Source: Beloit Scanner
Around 1:45 am this morning several fire departments were dispatched for a MABAS (Mutual Aid) for a structure fire in the 100 block of E Main St near Winnebago. Several fire departments are en route to assist.
UPDATE: it was originally reported as a fatal by emergency personnel. But now it is confirmed as 1 reported injured, and not a fatal via Ogle County Coroner Lou Finch
One Person is confirmed dead in an apartment fire near Oregon, Illinois It happened near the intersection of Route 64 and Daysville Road around 3am. Mutual aid was toned out in several fire departments assisted. The cause of the accident is under investigation and they have brought in the state fire marshal to assist. No other information at this time
UPDATE from RS fan: Allegedly, The person who owned it is being charged with felony arson because a firefighter went down and was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. It was not occupied. The owner set the fire due to inspection week
Around 12:40 AM this morning several fire departments were dispatched for a MABAS (mutual aid ) to an address on Pineview Terrace. Scanner traffic is saying there is a trailer that is on fire near this location. It is not yet known if it is occupied or not. Unknown on injuries. Several emergency personnel are en route
Around 8 am this morning the Loves Park Fire Department were dispatched to the 6500 block of E Riverside in reference to a structure fire. There are multiple businesses at the structure. They have toned out a MABAS box 12 to the 2nd level and several area fire departments are en route to assist. Still developing.
Update: The fire is in the Hachi Hachi Japanese Express. The state fire marshal is en route to the scene.
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