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Man killed in fire at C’ville landscaping firm

A firefighter (left) works scene blaze late Friday afternobuilding Trinity Landscaping 1050 Tamarac Drive Carpentersville. Details about fire were not

A firefighter (left) works at the scene of a blaze late Friday afternoon in a building at Trinity Landscaping, 1050 Tamarac Drive in Carpentersville. Details about the fire were not immediately available | Ryan O'Mara~For Sun-Times Media

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Updated: April 6, 2013 2:42AM



A man reportedly was found dead in wreckage after a fire Friday in a warehouse-like building at the Trinity Landscaping company in Carpentersville.

Area firefighters were alerted to the blaze at 1050 Tamarac Drive shortly after 5 p.m.

The company is located in a small industrial park near the center of the village.

Video shot by a helicopter from WLS Channel 7 TV News showed that either the building’s roof had collapsed or it originally had no roof.

The structure seemed to contain piles of mulch or some other vegetable material.



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