From the Palatine Fire Department

The Palatine Fire Department has updated the press release for the condominium fire at 12A Dundee Quarter that occurred on 3/19/2023.  Palatine Fire Department investigators have determined this fire to be accidental and likely caused by improper disposal of smoking materials.

The Palatine Fire Department reminds everyone to have working smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors in their place of residence.  All residents should have an escape plan with a designated meeting place for all family members.  Fire safety information can be found at and