This from Tom Clifton:
Frankfort full still on box 721 this morning at 20616 persimmon ct. Heavy fire in the rear on arrival. Tom Clifton
This from Dylan Konchan:
Frankfort | Full Still Working Structure Fire | 7947 W Laurel Dr | T2 on scene with smoke showing | 2 lines were on the fire, fire was in the attic of the house.
Karl Klotz took in a house fire last night in Frankfort.
House fire in Frankfort last night, 5/23/2012. Frankfort FPD box alarm for the house fire at 8303 Brickstone in Frankfort. Companies arrived to find a 2-story house well involved and communicating to the house to the west.
The Herald-News reports that:
The cause of a fire that destroyed a Frankfort home early Thursday is still under investigation.
Crews were called to the two-story house in the 8300 block of Brickstone Drive at about 11:48 p.m. Wednesday and found the home engulfed in flames, Frankfort Fire Battalion Chief Nick Peters said.
Firefighters had the fire under control within 45 minutes, but the home was a total loss, Peters said.
The fire also caused some exterior damage to the house next door, as well as natural gas leaks in both homes, according to Peters.
Karl Klotz took in a fire this afternoon in Frankfort. He reports the following:
Frankfort full-still 11/22/2011: 20111 Rosewood Drive. Frankfort Truck Co. 2 arrived to find this two-story, frame dwelling well involved in the front portion. The fire appeared to have started in the garage area of the dwelling. Crews made an aggressive defensive attack before making entry into the dwelling. No injuries were reported, but several cats were rescued from the fire. Companies from Frankfort, Matteson and Manhattan responded to the scene.
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