Harlem Roscoe Firefighters were rousted from their beds at 2:58 am for a report of a house fire on Greglynn St. in Machesney Park. First in units reported an attic fire. The firefighters made an aggressive attack by pulling ceilings and soffets as well as attacking the fire through the scuttle hole and roof. The fire was extinguished and a positve pressure fan was used to rid the home of smoke. H-R Fire Investigator Capt. Ryan Alms said the fire is believed to have started in a light above the sink. Thanks to the mutual aid departments that helped at the scene and covered our stations during the fire.
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