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15 departments respond to Wauconda house fire

(Monica Maschak -
Fifteen fire departments responded to a Wauconda home and garage fire at 26703 N. Main Street shortly before 1 p.m. on Wednesday, January 23, 2013. The cause of the fire is still under investigation. There were no reported injuries.

The Wauconda fire department responded to a garage fire Wednesday at 26703 N. Main Street shortly before 1 p.m.

There were no injuries and the cause ofthe fire is under investigation, according to Wauconda Battalion Chief Kevin Pyne.

The homeowners were in the house when the fire began but made it safely to a neighbor's house. No other homes were evacuated.

A total of 15 departments responded to the fire including Wauconda, Lake Zurich, Cary, Fox Lake, Lincolnshire, and Barrington.

The fire was contained mostly to the attached garage, but part of the home adjacent to the garage was also affected.

The house is currently for sale and priced at $314,900.


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