New Lenox Fire Protection District Amherst Court Fire Update
By New Lenox Fire Protection District
August 9, 2019

The structure fire which occurred over the weekend at MPG Industries, 20604 Amherst Court, is out. One of the buildings on the property was a complete loss, the other building was heavily damaged.

The fire remains under investigation by the Illinois Office of the State Fire Marshal. The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. EPA are currently on the scene stabilizing and evaluating the site.


The primary mission of the New Lenox Fire and Ambulance Protection District is to provide a range of programs designed to protect the lives and property within New Lenox Village and Township from the effects for fires and sudden medical emergencies or exposure to dangerous conditions created by man or nature with professional, compassionate, and quality service.