This from Dennis McGuire, Jr.

The Blue Island Fire Department was called for smoke in the building at 2115 W. Vermont Street at approximately 3:45 pm . Engine 2133 arrived on scene with light smoke from the D side and by the time I got there the fire was already out. It was in a light fixture on the first floor which housed a mattress store, apartments are located above it.
Departments assisting Blue Island:
  • Calumet Park Tower 2214
  • Merrionette Park Engine 2613
  • Posen Truck 2804
  • Alsip Engine 2063
firemen standing by at fire scene

Alsip crew standing by. Dennis McGuire, Jr. photo

HME Silver Fox fire engine at fire scene

Blue Island Engine 2133 with the Calumet Park tower ladder. Dennis McGuire, Jr. photo

HME tower ladder at fire scene

Calumet Park Tower 2214.. Dennis McGuire, Jr. photo