|8 Mutual Aid Responses to Structure Fires Since New Year’s Day|
|By Fire Chief Drew Smith|
|February 22, 2021|
Since the first of the year Prospect Heights’ firefighter/paramedics have assisted several neighboring fire departments at large fires, three of which resulted in the combined loss of nine lives.
January 5 assisted Buffalo Grove at house fire
We are proud to help our neighbors in their time of need and comforted to know that should such tragedy strike in Prospect Heights that these same fire departments stand ready to assist us. This mutual aid is a cornerstone of what we do as a fire department.