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Clarendon Hills Fire Department history

Clarendon Hills Fire Department history

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Evergreen Park FD apparatus

This from Chi-Town Fire Photos:

I was afforded the opportunity to get the entire Evergreen Park Fire Department fleet the other day. We shot everything they had to offer. 
 
Evergreen Park runs 10 guys per shift
 
Front line ambulance – Ambulance 35 
Front line engine – Engine Co 77 (2020)
Front line ladder – Truck Co 44
Front line shift commander – Battalion 4
Second out ambulance – Ambulance 33
 
Other EPFD apparatus includes
 
Squad Co. 5
Ambulance 34
Light Wagon
Pickup Truck
Command Van 2-7-7
Future Engine Co 61 (2021)
 
Engine 51 was at FSI getting PM, Engine 49 (replacing it in 2021) was OOS having work done to it.

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Double fatal MVA in Prospect Heights, 9-30-20

Police and firefighters from Prospect Heights and Wheeling responded to a crash with entrapment Wednesday morning (9/30/20) that was reported at Wolf and Palatine Roads. The incident actually occurred at Messner Drive and Wolf Road with both vehicles crashing through an outer fence at the Chicago Executive Airport. An SUV was on it’s roof and a small box truck on it’s side at the edge of a taxiway. Two victims were entrapped and a third was ejected from one of the vehicles and was trounced dead at the scene. One of the other patients also died and the third was critically injured.

SUV upside down after serious crash

Max Weingardt photo

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New ambulance for Elgin

From the Fire Service, Inc Facebook page:

Congratulations Elgin Fire Department on the recent delivery of a new 2020 Wheeled Coach Type I! 

We are proud to provide an emergency vehicle your department community can depend on! 

Specs: Ford F-450 4×4 chassis, CoolBAR HVAC, DuraSeam doors, liquid spring suspension, Whelen LED warning light package, Stryker Powerload, & marine-grade plywood cabinets.

Wheeled Coach Type I ambulance

Fire Service, Inc. photo

Wheeled Coach Type I ambulance

Fire Service, Inc. photo

chevron striping on back of ambulance

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Stryker Powerload system in ambulance

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Mokena FPD ambulance refurb

From the Alexisfire.com:

ambulance being refurbished

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ambulance being refurbished

Alexis Fire photo

ambulance being refurbished

Alexis Fire photo

ambulance being refurbished

Alexis Fire photo

ambulance being refurbished

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New ambulance for the Darien-Woodridge Fire Protection District

From the Darien-Woodridge Fire Protection District Facebook page:

It’s a girl!!! And she’s beautiful! 307″ long, 14,968 pounds! She’ll be on the streets in roughly two weeks. We’ll post more pictures as we get closer to the in-service date.

Horton Type I ambulance on Ford F550 chassis

Darien-Woodridge Fire Protection District photo

Horton Type I ambulance on Ford F550 chassis

Darien-Woodridge Fire Protection District photo

We bid adieu to old Medic 614, a 2006 International Lifeline with 140,000 miles, and has served as a reserve ambulance sine 2012.

2012 IHC4700/Lifeline ambulance

Darien-Woodridge Fire Protection District photo

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Working fire in Buffalo Grove, 8-29-20

Buffalo Grove firefighters made quick work of a fire on a third floor balcony at 1541 Johnson Drive Saturday (8/29/20). Firefighters found the fire on the front edge of the balcony farthest from the building. The alarm was upgraded to a Code 4 for additional resources to assist with smoke and searches of the twelve-unit, three-story building.

Companies at the scene included Buffalo Grove Quint 25, Engine 26, Engine 27, Ambulance 26, Battalion 4, and chief officers, plus Long Grove Squad 55, Prospect Heights Engine 39, Wheeling Truck 24, Northbrook Tower 12, Deerfield-Bannockburn Engine 20, Arlington Heights Engine 4, Lincolnshire-Riverwoods Battalion 51 and Squad 51, plus ambulances from Barrington and Hoffman Estates.

E-ONE ladder at building fire

Larry Shapiro photo

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2-Alarm house fire in Buffalo Grove, 8-26-20 (more)

Photos from Larry Shapiro of the 2-Alarm house fire in Buffalo Grove, 8-26-20

E-ONE Cyclone HP75 at work at a fire scene

Larry Shapiro photo

heavy smoke from house on fire

Larry Shapiro photo

heavy smoke from house on fire

Larry Shapiro photo

E-ONE fire trucks at fire scene

Larry Shapiro photo

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New ambulance for Lincolnwood (more)

More on the new ambulance for Lincolnwood from the Fire Service, Inc. Facebook page:

Check out this Walk-Around of Lincolnwood Fire Department ‘s new Wheeled Coach Type 1 ambulance! 

 

 

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New ambulance for the Wood Dale FPD

From the Life Line Emergency Vehicles website:

Reference #:4758

Model:Superliner Type I

Module Size:171″

Chassis Make:F-Series

Chassis Type:F550

Wheel:2WD

 Life Line Superliner Type I ambulance

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 Life Line Superliner Type I ambulance

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 Life Line Superliner Type I ambulance

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thanks Martin

 

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