No one was injured Wednesday in a fire inside a multifamily residence on the 1100 block of north Boxwood Drive in Mount Prospect, authorities said.
Firefighters called to 1166 N. Boxwood shortly after 5 p.m. Wednesday arrived to find smoke was billowing out of one unit, according to a fire department statement.
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Firefighters brought the fire under control in 10 minutes, keeping it confined to the area around the stove in the unit's kitchen, authorities said. Damage was estimated at $30,000.
All residents of the building who were home at the time got out safely, alerted by smoke alarms, authorities said. The fire was determined to be accidental.