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Firefighters rescue cats from house after garage catches fire in Libertyville

Firefighters rescued two cats from a house after a nearby detached garage caught on fire in unincorporated Libertyville Friday morning. The Libertyville Fire Department responded around 10:46 a.m. Friday to the 16000 block of West Des Plaines Drive in unincorporated Libertyville for a report of a structure fire. Firefighters arrived and found a detached garage […]

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Lawnmower believed to have started fire that prompted response of dozens of fire departments in Lakemoor

An extra-alarm fire at a 10,000-square-foot home in Lakemoor on Friday¬†is believed to have been started by a lawnmower, police said. The McHenry Township Fire Protection District responded around 1:25 p.m. Friday to the 2200 block of Cuhlman Road in Lakemoor for a report of a structure fire. McHenry Township Fire Protection District David Harwood […]

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Dozens of fire departments respond to extra-alarm fire at large home in Lakemoor

One firefighter was treated during an extra-alarm fire that engulfed part of a large 10,000-square-foot home in Lakemoor, prompting the response of dozens of fire departments. The McHenry Township Fire Protection District responded around 1:25 p.m. Friday to the 2200 block of Cuhlman Road in Lakemoor for a report of a structure fire. McHenry Township […]