The Tri-State Fire District was called at 4:34 PM on February 6, 2017 for a reported roof fire at 722 Cedar Street, Willow Springs. Companies arrived to find a fire on the roof of a two-story single-family residence. Crews made entry and extinguished the fire with one hose line. The fire was due to a faulty fireplace which caused fire to spread to the attic of the residence. There was moderate smoke and water damage to the interior of the residence. Two firefighters suffered minor injuries.
Tri-State crews were assisted by Bedford Park FD, Westmont FD, Pleasantview FPD, LaGrange Park FD, Downers Grove FD, Oak Brook Terrace FPD, Romeoville FD, Riverside FD and Northwest Homer FPD.