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Chicago Still & Box Alarm 4-10-13

This from Dan Shevlin:

Still & Box Alarm 7921 S Essex
Still Time : Approx 0630
Boxed by the 23rd Battalion
Battalion 23 reported heavy fire on the 3rd floor of a red X building.  No interior attack initially. Multiple handlines in point of vantage spots in sector 2 & 3. Squad 5 set up in the rear and Tower Ladder 39 set up in front after some good smoke was coming from the 3rd floor . After awhile an interior attack began.
thanks Dan Shevlin
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Storage yard fire for Central Stickney 5-10-12 (update)

More images were submitted from the huge storage yard fire that Central Stickney had on Thursday.

large storage yard fire in Stickney Central Stickney FPD 5-11-12

Central Stickney tower sits near the Forest View engine as heavy smoke is generated from the debris that is burning.

large storage yard fire in Stickney Central Stickney FPD 5-11-12

The deck gun from Summit Engine 952 is directed at a section of the burning debris.

large storage yard fire in Stickney Central Stickney FPD 5-11-12

Several engines work with deck guns as the fire is spread over a large area.

large storage yard fire in Stickney Central Stickney FPD 5-11-12

The deck gun from the Forest View engine goes to work.

large storage yard fire in Stickney Central Stickney FPD 5-11-12

Another shot of Forest View Engine 813 working.

large storage yard fire in Stickney Central Stickney FPD 5-11-12

A monitor nozzle is used on a section that has been largely knocked down.

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Central Stickney Engine 907 was also flowing a deck gun.

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