Update from the HRFD:- More photos and information has been posted on our website. Follow this link.
Harlem-Roscoe Firefighters have been busy today (March 8). At 4:36 pm they were dispatched to Mullingshire Dr. for a garage fire with fire extension into the home as well as next door neighbors. A MABAS Box 11 was pulled.
Then while still wrapping up the first fire, they were dispatched at 6:12pm for another house fire. This fire was on Dutch Elm Ct. just a couple miles away, for two garages on fire with fire extension to both homes. A MABAS Box 11 to the 3rd Alarm and then Box 12 to the 2nd was pulled.
Thanks to all the fire departments that assisted with both fires. Photos and more information will be posted on our website in the morning, but here are a couple shots from each fire. Photos by Photographer Sheryl Drost.
Update: Upgraded to the 3rd alarm
Sources are reporting another structure fire.
This one happened around 6:15 pm in the 8600 block of Dutch Elm in Roscoe.
Reports of a structure that is fully engulfed and the fire has also caught the neighbors garage on fire.
Unknown on injuries.
MABAS Box 11 to the 2nd alarm.
They also did a box 12 to the box level for tenders.
Several fire departments are en route.
Update: Source said: ” Someone was grilling in their garage. House went up in flames and then the neighbors house did too ”
Videos and photos by RS sources & Teresa C. Wilkins
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