Thursday, December 20, 2018

Transformer Explosion Near Walgreens at Arlington Heights Rd and Lillian…

Arlington Heights firefighter/paramedics responded about 6:02 PM Thursday, December 20, 2018 to a report of a transformer explosion in the area of Arlington Heights Road and Lillian Avenue.

Firefighters on arrival did not initially see any problem in the area, and reported no power outage by 6:22 pm. provides early ALERTS that are not confirmed incidents. For more developed reports, see Not all ALERTS on are included on