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Small fire in Northbrook, 10-15-20

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10/15/20
Northbrook responded to 1630 Ferndale Avenue for a reported fire. Northbrook companies, along with a Glenview truck pulled up with light smoke from the roof. It turned out to be a small fire on the exterior rear of the home.
 
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fire trucks in Northbrook IL

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Box alarm fire in North Chicago, 9-28-20

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9/28/20 – North Chicago 0504 hrs
Box 15-1 to the Box level for a well-involved house at 2330 Lewis Av. The house appeared to be vacant, and for sale.
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Firefighters with hose line at night

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smoke from vacant house on fire

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heavy smoke from vacant house on fire

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Pierce fire engine on scene

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Firefighter silhouette with hose line on a ladder

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Working fire in Winthrop Harbor, 9-23-20

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Beach Park, Newport, Zion, and Pleasant Prairie,WI  assisted Winthrop Harbor for a large garage fire at 207 Oakdale Ave. Zion 1811 was first in and found smoke with no visible flames from a metal pole barn garage. Crews found fire in the rafters, but had some difficulty gaining entry due to heavy storage inside the garage. Command ungraded to the Working Still, bringing Great Lakes, and Gurnee to the scene.
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collect signs on barn

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Civil unrest in Kenosha, WI – 8-24-20 (more)

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08/24/20 – Night two of protests in Kenosha,WI led to several business looted and set ablaze. The largest was several storefronts along 22nd av. Kenosha activated a MABAS response to the 5th alarm Bringing in several Illinois departments, most sat in the staging area most of the night, but crews from Zion, Newport, Gurnee, and several others were put to work.  Jeff Rudolph
Zion Firefighters battle a fire

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New engine for Gurnee (more)

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Gurnee’s new Engine 1322, 2019 E-One, had to be placed into service for a few days due to 2 engines needing repairs this week.
 
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Gurnee FD Engine 1322

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Working fire in Gurnee, 5-27-19

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05/27/19
36000 blk of Deer View ct. in Gurnee. Appears to have been an outside fire that burned the vinyl siding and extended slightly into the garage and house.
aftermath of house fire

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aftermath of house fire

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aftermath of house fire

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aftermath of house fire

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aftermath of house fire

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Fatal explosion and fire in Waukegan, 5-3-19

Excerpts from the ChicagoTribune.com:

Four employees of a Waukegan chemical plant were hospitalized and another three were reported missing following an explosion late Friday that was heard and felt across Lake County around 9:45 p.m. 

Waukegan Fire Marshal Steve Lenzi reported that first arriving crews were quickly overwhelmed by flames at the AB Specialty Silicones plant at 3790 Sunset Ave., which is on the city’s far northwest side near its border with Gurnee.

Fire personnel from Waukegan plus departments in Lake and Cook counties including hazardous materials crews and structural collapse technicians were involved with both fighting the fire and searching for the missing employees.

Fatal explosion and fire at the AB Specialty Silicones plant at 3790 Sunset Ave. in Waukegan IL 5/3/19

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Fatal explosion and fire at the AB Specialty Silicones plant at 3790 Sunset Ave. in Waukegan IL 5/3/19

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Fatal explosion and fire at the AB Specialty Silicones plant at 3790 Sunset Ave. in Waukegan IL 5/3/19

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Fatal explosion and fire at the AB Specialty Silicones plant at 3790 Sunset Ave. in Waukegan IL 5/3/19

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Fatal explosion and fire at the AB Specialty Silicones plant at 3790 Sunset Ave. in Waukegan IL 5/3/19

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Waukegan FD ARFF unit works at the Fatal explosion and fire at the AB Specialty Silicones plant at 3790 Sunset Ave. in Waukegan IL 5/3/19

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4-Alarm fire in Johnsburg, 1-6-19

A house at 3904 N Pitzen Road in Johnsburg was destroyed by fire Sunday (1/6/19). The incident was elevated to a 4-Alarm fire by the McHenry Township FPD.

Firefighters battle fire in a large house with flames through the roof

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Firefighters battle fire in a large house with flames through the roof

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Firefighters battle fire in a large house with flames through the roof

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Firefighters battle fire in a large house

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Firefighters battle fire in a large house

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Firefighters battle fire in a large house

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fire truck at fire scene

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fire truck at fire scene

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Firefighters with hose line battle a fire

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Firefighters with hose line battle a fire

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house in Johnsburg IL destroyed by fire

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house in Johnsburg IL destroyed by fire

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house in Johnsburg IL destroyed by fire

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Firefighters with hose line battle a fire

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house in Johnsburg IL destroyed by fire

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house in Johnsburg IL destroyed by fire

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house in Johnsburg IL destroyed by fire

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house in Johnsburg IL destroyed by fire

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LDH large diameter hose supply line in street

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New engine for the Newport Township FPD

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Newport Township purchased Libertyville’s 1998 Pierce Quantum 2000/500
Newport Township FPD Engine 1415

The Newport Township FPD purchased Libertyville’s 1998 Pierce Quantum 2000/500. Jeff Rudolph photo

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Box Alarm in Zion, 12-18-18 (more)

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Pictures from Zion’s box alarm at 1709 Dusk dr. 12/18/18
Firefighters fight house fire

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Winthrop Harbor FD Truck 1731

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Zion FD Engine 1811

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Firefighter uses hose at fire scene

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Firefighters fight house fire

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Firefighters fight house fire

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