Two injured after Buffalo Grove house fire

Photo by John J. Kleeman.

Photo by John J. Kleeman.

Two people suffered from smoke inhalation after a kitchen fire at a house in Buffalo Grove late Tuesday night.

The Buffalo Grove Fire Department responded at around 8:30 p.m. for a call of a kitchen fire in a home in the 400 block of Ferndale Court.

When firefighters arrived there was heavy smoke filling the first floor of the home and there was an active kitchen fire.

Firefighters from Long Grove, Arlington Heights, Lincolnshire-Riverwoods, and Palatine Fire Departments were called to the scene to assist.

Photo by John J. Kleeman.

Photo by John J. Kleeman.

Two of the residents of the house were treated at the scene by paramedics for smoke inhalation but weren’t hospitalized.

The fire was extinguished after about 5 minutes, officials said.

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