house engulfed in flames at night

New Lenox Fire Protection District photo

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A structure fire significantly damaged a Mokena home.

The New Lenox Fire Protection District was called at 2:16 a.m. Wednesday for a report of a structure fire in the 13000 block of West 184th Place in Mokena. Upon arrival firefighters found the two-story home fully involved. No injuries were reported and all residents were able to get out of the home safely and the fire took about 90 minutes to put out.

The NLFPD was assisted by Manhattan, Frankfort, Mokena, Homer, Lockport, Northwest Homer, East Joliet, and Kurtz.