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House fire in Berwyn, 3-23-17

This from Jeff Braun, Jr:

Here are some shots of the Full Still in Berwyn, Thursday evening (3/23/17). Crews arrived on scene just after 20:45 hours and reported heavy smoke conditions. North Riverside Truck 806 and the third engine (Berwyn 902) were requested to the scene. No injuries to report.

Thanks -Jeff Braun Jr. COUNTY-WIDE FIRE PHOTOGRAPHY

firefighter carrying a ladder at night

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damage to roof from fire

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fire scene with ladder truck

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firefighter replacing SCBA bottle at scene

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Berwyn FD Seagrave quint at fire scene

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Berwyn FD Engine 903 on a hydrant

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Berwyn FD Engine 902 on a hydrant

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North Riverside FD Truck 806

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Berwyn FD Quint 901

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North Riverside FD Truck 806

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firefighter replacing SCBA bottle at scene

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firefighter rolling hose after a fire

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firefighters roll hose after a fire

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MVA in Buffalo Grove, 3-21-17

This from Larry Shapiro:

Buffalo Grove firefighters and police were called to Lake Cook Road and Buffalo Grove Road Tuesday afternoon (3/21/17) for a two-car crash with a reported pin-in.  Arriving companies stabilized one car that knocked down a traffic light and removed the occupant who was transported to an area hospital by Buffalo Grove Ambulance 26. The occupant of the second car was not transported after being evaluated by Long Grove paramedics.

car against pole after crash

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Buffalo Grove FD Quint 27

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Firefighters remove cribbing at crash site

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Buffalo Grove FD Engine 26

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Buffalo Grove FD Ambulance 26 and a car against pole after crash

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Buffalo Grove police units blocking a street

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Still & Box Alarm fire in Chicago, 3-19-17

Photos from Steve Redick of the Still & Box Alarm fire at 5348 W. Devon Avenue Sunday night (3/19/17) that involved a grease chute in a restaurant. The building had a truss roof.

Chicago FD Truck 55

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smoke from truss roof building

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smoke from truss roof building

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Firefighters on truss roof with smoke

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Chicago FD Squad 2A

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Chicago FD Squad 2A

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Firefighters on truss roof with smoke

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Chicago FD Engine 79

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Chicago FD Engine 119

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Chicago FD Tower Ladder 23

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Chicago FD eying at work

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Chicago FD Engine 89

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MVA in Buffalo Grove, 3-19-17

Buffalo Grove firefighters and police were called to Buffalo Grove Road near Bernard Drive Sunday morning (3/18/17) for a two-car crash with a reported pin-in.  Arriving companies performed a simple door pop to gain access to the occupant of one of the vehicles that was transported to an area hospital. Two occupants of the second car involved refused transport.

Freightliner ambulance at crash

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fire truck as blocking at crash scene

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two car crash scene

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Firefighters load patient onto Stryker cot

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Stryker ambulance cot wth power load at crash scene

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Working fire in Chicago, 3-11-17

This from Steve Redick:

48 W Garfield Blvd, Saturday (3/11/17). Looks like squad 5 has a length or 2 of 1 3/4 strapped to the front bumper to use off an engine or divider … cool!

Steve

Chicago FD Squad 5

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fire scene in Chicago

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firefighter climbs aerial ladder

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Chicago FD Engine 84

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Chicago FD Ambulance 1

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Chicago FD Truck 51

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Chicago FD Engine 50

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Working fire in Niles, 3-10-17

This from Steve Redick:

This was an auto inside a detail shop  at 8821 N. Milwaukee Avenue in Niles … not much to see firewise but a few decent rig shots. Both of Niles’ new pumpers as well as their newer tower and Morton Grove’s newest engine
Des Plaines FD Tower Ladder 61

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Niles FD Tower 2

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Niles FD Engine 3

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North Maine FPD Engine 1

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Morton Grove D Engine 5

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fire trucks at night fire scene

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Niles FD Engine 2

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aftermath of car repair shop fire

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As seen around … Chicago

This from Bob Carroll:

Not something you see everyday. Squad 5 at a pedestrian struck by a train Addison/Central Park. Also looks like the new squad went into service.
-Bob
(Photo is from captured news)

Chicago FD Squad 5

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Working fire in Chicago, 3-7-17

This from Josh Boyajian:

Engine 96 had a fire last night (3/7/17) @ 5858 w Augusta. They dropped 2 lines and Truck 29 had their main to the roof. Looked to be in an occupied and very heavily secured Corner Store.

firefighters at commercial building fire in Chicago

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Chicago firefighters battle fire in a corner store

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Chicago firefighters battle fire in a corner store

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Chicago firefighters battle fire in a corner store

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firefighters at commercial building fire in Chicago

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Chicago FD Squad 2

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Chicago FD Squad 2A Rosenbauer ACP-55

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firefighters overhaul after fire

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Working fire in Cicero, 3-7-17

This from Jeff Braun, Jr:

Here are some shots from the Full Still in Cicero, on the 1600 Block of Cicero Ave.

Thanks. -Jeff Braun Jr. COUNTY-WIDE FIRE PHOTOGRAPHY

Cicero FD Truck 2 E-ONE TDA

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Cicero FD Engine 1

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Cicero FD reserve ladder truck

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firefighters at fire scene

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Cicero FD Engine 2

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firefighters after battling a fire

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Cicero FD Truck 2

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firefighter at fire scene

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House fire in Berwyn, 2-21-17

This from Josh Boyajian:

Here are some shots from a full still in Berwyn a week ago. 2340 s Euclid, 2-sty ordinary, multiple occupancy. 2 lines lead out and main to the roof.
smoke from building fire at night

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flames shoot from building window

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flames shoot from building window

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flames shoot from building window

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flames shoot from building window

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firefighter with hose at fire scene

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fire truck at fire scene

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fire truck at fire scene

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