(Peotone, IL) On January 15, 2021, at approximately 8:55 AM, the Peotone Fire Protection District received a 9-1-1 call for reported heavy smoke coming from the back of a vacant house on the 400 block of Blaine Ave, Peotone Fire Protection area.
Upon the fire departments arrival, firefighters encountered a small electrical fire coming from a meter attached to the house. Firefighters immediately began extinguishment efforts. The fire was contained to the outside of the structure.
Fire control was achieved at approximately 9:15 AM. There were no injuries to firefighters or civilians.