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Algonquin-Lake in the Hills FPD news

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Algonquin-Lake in the Hills FPD firefighters responding to a Lake in the Hills house fire Saturday morning rescued a person who was trapped inside.

Crews arriving about 10:51 a.m. initially had difficulty entering the single-story home on the 300 block of Council Trail and searching for the victim because of hoarder-like conditions plus a large volume of smoke and fire.

The victim, whose identity and condition are unknown, was removed from the house at 11:04 a.m. and taken with life-threatening injuries to Centegra Hospital-Huntley before being airlifted to Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood.

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Lake in the Hills house fire, 7-23-15

This from Tyler Tobolt:

Thursday morning (7/23/15) Algonquin РLake in the Hills FPD was dispatched to a reported structure fire in the 1100 block of Ridgewood Circle in Lake in the Hills. Engine 142 arrived reported a fire in the exterior rear of the structure and dropped a line, Within minutes the fire extended into the home and there was a decent amount of smoke pouring out the 2nd floor windows. Fire was under control very quickly.
The following companies were on scene: Engine 141, Engine 142, Engine 143, Ambulance 152, Ambulance 153, Battalion 130, Chief 102, Chief 103, Chief 109, Crystal Lake Truck 381 (RIT Team), Huntley Engine 942, Crystal Lake Chief 305, Huntley Chief. Fox River Grove Ambulance 657, Cary Engine 241, Carpentersville Ambulance 93, Algonquin 131 covered the town during the incident.
Thanks Tyler Tobolt.
Algonquin-Lake in the Hills fire engine

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smoke coming from the eaves of a house

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