Images: Mundelein Home Explosion

 
Updated 1/2/2015 3:52 PM

One person is confirmed dead from a Mundelein house explosion and fire that occurred on the village's north side shortly before noon Friday.

Lake County Deputy Coroner Orlando Portillo said in addition to the fatality, a person who was in the house was taken to Advocate Condell Medical Center in Libertyville.

Flames were visible from the home on the 900 block of Killarney Pass Drive in Mundelein Friday.
Flames were visible from the home on the 900 block of Killarney Pass Drive in Mundelein Friday.
Courtesy of Lawrence Lentz
Fire crews work at the scene.
Fire crews work at the scene.
Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer
Fire crews work at the scene.
Fire crews work at the scene.
Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer
Fire crews work at the scene.
Fire crews work at the scene.
Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer
Fire crews work at the scene.
Fire crews work at the scene.
Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer
Fire crews work at the scene.
Fire crews work at the scene.
Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer
Firefighters douse debris.
Firefighters douse debris.
Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer
Onlookers watch fire crews work at the scene.
Onlookers watch fire crews work at the scene.
Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer
An aerial view of the house explosion in Mundelein on Friday.
An aerial view of the house explosion in Mundelein on Friday.
Photo Courtesy ABC7 Chicago.
An aerial view of the house explosion in Mundelein on Friday.
An aerial view of the house explosion in Mundelein on Friday.
Photo Courtesy ABC7 Chicago.
An aerial view of the house explosion in Mundelein on Friday.
An aerial view of the house explosion in Mundelein on Friday.
Photo Courtesy ABC7 Chicago.
An aerial view of the house explosion in Mundelein on Friday.
An aerial view of the house explosion in Mundelein on Friday.
Photo Courtesy ABC7 Chicago.
Heavy smoke and flames rise from the home on the 900 block of Killarny Pass Drive Friday in Mundelein.
Heavy smoke and flames rise from the home on the 900 block of Killarny Pass Drive Friday in Mundelein.
Courtesy of Alison Garza
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