Archive for category Apparatus on-scene

House fire in Hinckley, 10-17-21

This from Tyler Tobolt:

Engine 1805 seems to be an old Darien-Woodridge Engine (if anyone could confirm). 

Also it was very cool to see their Snorkel operating still to this day. 

Snorkel working at house fire

Tri State – USFiR Photography

Hinckley Fire District Snorkel 1806

Tri State – USFiR Photography

Hinckley Fire District Squad 1802

Tri State – USFiR Photography

former Darien Woodridge FPD fire engine

Tri State – USFiR Photography

Here is a link to the photos from the structure fire and also a link to our Facebook Page.

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Box Alarm fire in Naperville, 10-11-21

This from Daniel Hynd:

Naperville FD responded to a townhouse fire on the morning of October 11th. On arrival, they had heavy fire in a garage of a 2 story townhouse with extension to the 2nd floor. Battalion 1 boxed the fire on arrival.

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Semi Rollover in Franklin Park, 10-6-21

This from Ryan Higgins:

Took this in at 9:45 p.m of 10-06-21 Roll over Semi At Manheim Rd & Belmont. 

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Commercial fire in Summit, 9-23-21

From Steve Redick:

Box Alarm in Summit at 5532 Harlem

Central Stickney FPD Truck 906

Steve Redick photo

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2-Alarm fire in Mundelein, 9-18-21

This from Max Weingardt:

Countryside fire protection district Second a Alarm 26236 Maple Ave 9/18/21

Firefighters battle house fire

Max Weingardt photo

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Working fire in Stickney, 9-6-21

This from Chi-Town Fire Photos:

Stickney had a working fire Monday night at 7053 w 40th street. First Engine lead out a 2.5” and a 1.75” line right away on a large rubbish pile that got a 20×20 frame garage going a little. A Forest View engine and trucks from Central Stickney & Berwyn were auto aid. 
garbage fire spreads to garage

Chi-Town Fire Photos

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Working fire in Cicero, 9-6-21

This from Chi-Town Fire Photos:

Here are some shots of a little job in Cicero Monday afternoon at 5030 w 14th Street. Engine 1 & Truck 2 made quick work of what looked to be a fire in the exterior wall of a 1 sty strip mall. 

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Motel fire in Wheeling, 8-22-21

Wheeling firefighters were assisted by several departments after fire broke out at the Olde Court Inn Motel at 374 N. Milwaukee Avenue Sunday night 8-22-21. Arriving companies reported smoke from several rooms on arrival.

motel fire at night

Larry Shapiro photo

A partial list of departments at the scene in eluded Prospect Heights, Buffalo Grove, Lincolnshire-Riverwoods, Niles, North Maine, Deerfield-Bannockburn, and Northbrook.

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Apartment fire in Evanston, 8-16-21

This from Collin Ehrlich:

Evanston Fire Dept Box Alarm 1320 Dewey

fire scene in Evanston IL

Collin Ehrlich photo

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House fire in Zion, 8-5-21

From Max Weingardt:

Zion Box Alarm 8/5/21

Seagrave Meanstick quint

Max Weingardt photo

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