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Fire breaks out in home near Burr Ridge

Published: Monday, April 8, 2013 3:09 p.m. CDT

BURR RIDGE — A house fire broke out about noon Monday near Burr Ridge at the intersection of Highland Road and Central Avenue.

One person was inside the house when the fire started, but was helped out through a front window by a neighbor, according to media reports. The individual did not need medical attention.

The fire, which began in the kitchen, was under control by 1:03 p.m.

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