Archive for February 22nd, 2022

Mobile home fire in Blue Island, 2-19-22

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A mobile home community in Blue Island is holding onto hope after an elderly mother and her daughter were seriously injured in a fire Saturday in the 13700 block of Division. Neighbors looked on as firefighters rescued an elderly woman and her adult daughter from the blaze. The older woman was unconscious when firefighters pulled her out. Both were transported to a local hospital with serious injuries.

The fire marshal is investigating what caused the home to go up in flames.

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Still and Box Alarm fire in Chicago, 2-22-22

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A firefighter was injured after a fire broke out in Albany Park around 3:30 a.m. early Tuesday morning in and abandoned building on the 3300 block of West Cullom Avenue.

The fire was put out just before 4 a.m.

One firefighter was transported to Swedish Hospital with leg pain and was stabilized.

From CFDMedia on Twitter:

03:23 Still Alarm 3318 W Cullom Ave 0343 Still & Box Alarm struck out at 0355 by order of 2-2-2 This is a vacant 2.5 story ordinary building 25×60. 1 Male Firefighter transported yellow/ Swedish stable condition with leg pain Companies still on scene washing down & overhaul (8)

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Palatine Fire Department news

Palatine Ben Franklin store fire memorial

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Apartment building fire in Evanston, 2-21-22

From Evanston Fire @EvanstonFD

12 residents & several animals were displaced during a multi-residential fire on the 1600 blk of Monroe St. One FF suffered a minor injury. Outside agencies called to assist with overhaul & investigation. Avoid the area to allow crews to gain access. Great work by all involved!

#EvanstonFD; #firescene; #fireaftermath

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New truck for the Lisle-Woodridge FPD (more)

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Here is a nice shot of Lisleā€™s new tower
Lisle Woodridge Fire Protection District
Tower Ladder 51
10/2021 Pierce Velocity 
Job# 36079
Lisle-Woodridge FPD Tower Ladder 51

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