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2-11 Alarm fire in Chicago, 7-1-20

Excerpts from abc7chicago.com:

Four homes and a coach house caught fire on Chicago’s Northwest Side Wednesday after a fire started in the 2400 block of North Mason at around 2 p.m. Massive flames and thick black smoke poured from the residential block, as firefighters attacked the blaze.

Officials said the fire started in one house and spread to others. One firefighter was treated for non-life-threatening injuries. 

 

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3-11 Alarm fire in Chicago with Haz Mat Level 1 and EMS Plan 1, 5-19-20 (more)

video by Steve Redick and photos of the 3-11 Alarm fire in Chicago with Haz Mat Level 1 and EMS Plan 1, 5-19-20

 

Chicago fire trucks at fire scene

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Chicago fire trucks at fire scene

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Chicago fire trucks at fire scene

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Chicago fire trucks at fire scene

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Working fire in Northbrook, 5-6-20

Northbrook firefighters were sent to 4040 Timberlane Drive in a section of unincorporated Cook County this afternoon (5/6/20) for reports of smoke from a house. An officer from the Cook County Sheriff’s Department arrived first and advised there were flames from the roof. This address is in the far southwest corner of Northbrook’s district close to the borders of Glenview, Wheeling, and Prospect Heights and the only hydrant for this several block long street is at the entrance at Sanders Road. This prompted a response from Prospect Heights FPD Tanker 9.

Firefighter with medical mask at fire scene

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Northbrook Engine 10 was the first fire suppression company and laid 5″ hose from the hydrant to the house. Companies had an advanced attic fire and heavy smoke on arrival and the alarm was upgraded to a working fire bringing companies from Glenview and Wheeling in addition to all of the Northbrook units and Prospect Heights Tanker 9. 

heavy smoke billows from house fire

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heavy smoke billows from house fire

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Firefighters enter house with hose line

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The fire was attacked with tank water until the water supply was established. It appeared that three lines were used to extinguish the fire. Northbrook Tower 12 ventilated the roof from their platform. Nobody was home at the time of the fire.

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House fire in Oak Lawn, 4-21-20

From Oak Lawn EMS-Fire-Rescue on Facebook

MABAS Division 21 Box 12- At 11:55PM, OLFD responded to a structure fire on S. 55th Ave in Oak Lawn with support from our mutual aid partners. The fire was extinguished. No one was home at the time of the fire. No injuries. Cause is under investigation. #YourLifeOurMission #ISOClass1
 

 

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Still & Box Alarm fire in Chicago, 3-21-20

Video by Jim McCall of a Still & Box Alarm fire at 4142 W. Jackson Boulevard Saturday morning 3/21/20

 

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Still & Box Alarm fire in Chicago, 3-17-20

This from Steve Redick:

Chicago Still & Box Alarm 4909 Cottage Grove

 

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2-11 Alarm fire in Chicago, 2-11-20

Brief video from Steve Redick of the 2-11 Alarm fire at Cermak and Michigan

 

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House fire in Wheeling, 2-3-20 (more)

video from the House fire in Wheeling, 2-3-20

 

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3-11 Alarm fire and Haz Mat Level I in Chicago, 1-14-20 (more)

More video of the 3-11 Alarm fire and Haz Mat Level I in Chicago, 1-14-20

 

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3-11 Alarm fire and Haz Mat Level I in Chicago, 1-14-20

Preliminary quick video from Steve Redick of the 3-11 Alarm commercial fire at 8500 S. Vincennes Avenue 1/14/20

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