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Northbrook Police and Fire responded to a report of an explosion and fire in the 2500 block of Melanie Lane around 6:20 a.m. Jan. 16. The fire spread to two houses quickly. Northbrook Fire Chief Andrew Carlson told The Northbrook Tower No residents or firefighters sustained any injuries. PHOTO BY SCOTT MARGOLIN/22ND CENTURY MEDIA.
Northbrook Police and Fire responded to a report of an explosion and fire in the 2500 block of Melanie Lane around 6:20 a.m. Jan. 16. The fire spread to two houses quickly. Northbrook Fire Chief Andrew Carlson told The Northbrook Tower No residents or firefighters sustained any injuries. PHOTO BY SCOTT MARGOLIN/22ND CENTURY MEDIA.
A Northbrook residence in the 2500 block of Melanie Lane caught fire this morning around 6:20 a.m. The fire spread to two houses quickly. Northbrook Fire Chief Andrew Carlson told The Northbrook Tower no residents or firefighters sustained any injuries. The cause of the fire is still under investigation. Photo by Martin Carlino/22nd Century Media.
A Northbrook residence in the 2500 block of Melanie Lane caught fire this morning around 6:20 a.m. The fire spread to two houses quickly. Northbrook Fire Chief Andrew Carlson told The Northbrook Tower no residents or firefighters sustained any injuries. The cause of the fire is still under investigation. Photo by Martin Carlino/22nd Century Media.
A Northbrook residence in the 2500 block of Melanie Lane caught fire this morning around 6:20 a.m. The fire spread to two houses quickly. Northbrook Fire Chief Andrew Carlson told The Northbrook Tower no residents or firefighters sustained any injuries. The cause of the fire is still under investigation. Photo by Martin Carlino/22nd Century Media.
Chief Carlson described the damage to the first house as a "total loss."
Damage to the neighboring house is pictured.
Damage to a neighboring house.
The Northbrook Fire Department responded to the scene around 6:30 a.m. Photo by Danny Brodson.
Northbrook firefighters battle the fire early Jan. 16. PHOTO BY SCOTT MARGOLIN.
A Northbrook residence in the 2500 block of Melanie Lane caught fire this morning around 6:20 a.m. The fire spread to two houses quickly. Northbrook Fire Chief Andrew Carlson told The Northbrook Tower No residents or firefighters sustained any injuries.
Northbrook Police and Fire responded to a report of an explosion and fire at 2551 Melanie Lane around 6:20 a.m. Jan. 16. PHOTO BY SCOTT MARGOLIN.
Martin Carlino, Editor
8:10 am CST January 16, 2019
Northbrook firefighters responded to a house fire in the 2500 block of Melanie Lane in Northbrook at approximately 6:20 a.m. this morning, according to Northbrook Fire Chief Andrew Carlson.