Friday, April 18, 2014

AUTO CRASH INTO A VACANT BUILDING ON MCCORMICK BLVD ACROSS FROM HOME DEPOT NEAR LINCOLN AVE, CHICAGO

FRI APR 18 2014 ~7:15 PM
CHICAGO FIRE DEPARTMENT
AUTO INTO A BUILDING
6251 N MCCORMICK BLVD CHICAGO, IL

E89 CREW ON ARRIVAL REPORTS ALL EXTRA COMPANIES CAN RETURN -- JUST HAVE THE CHIEF CONTINUE IN.

NO STRUCTURAL DAMAGE. VEHICLE CRASHED INTO A VACANT COMMERCIAL BUILDING.

A56 TRANSPORTING ONE CODE YELLOW VICTIM TO SWEDISH.

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FIRE IN A 2-FLAT ROWHOUSE ON S WHIPPLE ST, CHICAGO

FRI APR 18 2014 ~7:22 PM
CHICAGO FIRE DEPARTMENT
2-FLAT, ROWHOUSE/WORKING FIRE
325 S WHIPPLE ST CHICAGO, IL

E44 CREW ON ARRIVAL REPORTS A 2-STORY ORDINARY, RED-X BUILDING. BC15 REPORTS THAT 4 "TWO-STORIES" ARE CONNECTED. A SMALL FIRE ON THE FRONT OF THE ROOF DID NOT GET IN THE STRUCTURE. ONE LINE ON THE FIRE.

ENGINE(S): E44 E26

TRUCK(S): T36 T7

SQD2 CV271

RIT: BC12 T32

CHIEF(S): BC15
BC4 SAFETY CHIEF
2-2-1 HELD UP.

EMS: AMB? FC? STANDBY AMB


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INTERSECTION CRASH SENDS TRUCK INTO BUILDING AT MARTIN LUTHER KING DR AND 71ST ST, CHICAGO -- 5 INJURED

FRI APR 18 2014 ~2:37 PM
CHICAGO FIRE DEPARTMENT
AUTO INTO A BUILDING
7100 MARTIN LUTHER KING DR CHICAGO, IL

REPORT OF A CRASH AT 71ST ST AND MARTIN LUTHER KING DR. A PICKUP TRUCK INVOLVED IN THE CRASH CAREENED INTO A BUSINESS NEAR THE INTERSECTION. FEMALE, AGE 61, THAT WAS INSIDE THE BUSINESS WAS PINNED INSIDE FOR A SHORT TIME. QUICK RESCUE.

BC18 REQUESTS TWO AMBULANCES.

TWO TEENS AND TWO ADULTS TRANSPORTED TO LOCAL HOSPITALS. INJURIES RANGED FROM GOOD-TO-FAIR TO FAIR-TO-SERIOUS.

CHIEF(S): BC18
5-1-5 HELD UP

EMS: A14 FC STANDBY A35
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APARTMENT/HOUSE FIRE ON W ROSCOE ST, NEAR GREENVIEW AVE, CHICAGO

FRI APR 18 2014 ~10:29 AM
CHICAGO FIRE DEPARTMENT
APARTMENT HOUSE/WORKING FIRE
1443 ROSCOE ST CHICAGO, IL

BC5 REPORTS A 2.5-STORY FRAME, 30X60, WITH A DRYER FIRE THAT GOT INTO THE EXTERIOR WALL -- EXTINGUISHED. HOLDING UP THE SQUAD.

ENGINE(S): E78 E112

TRUCK(S): T44 TL21

SQD1 CV272

RIT: BC7 T22

CHIEF(S): BC5

EMS: AMB? FC? STANDBY AMB?


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CRASH AT AUSTIN AVE AND IRVING PARK RD, CHICAGO -- PIN-IN RESPONSE

FRI APR 18 2014 ~7:05 AM
CHICAGO FIRE DEPARTMENT
PIN-IN RESPONSE FOR A CRASH
AUSTIN AVE AND IRVING PARK RD CHICAGO, IL

ENG 94 REQUESTS A PIN-IN CRASH AT AUSTIN AVE AND IRVING PARK RD. FEMALE VICTIM REMOVED; PIN-IN RESPONSE HELD UP AT ABOUT 7:11 AM.

SQUAD(S): SQD2

EMS: AMB?

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Thursday, April 17, 2014

WATER RESCUE ON HALIGUS RD NEAR BALLARD RD WOODSTOCK - CRYSTAL LAKE AREA -- 2ND LEVEL BOX ALARM WATER RESCUE

THU APR 17 2014 ~9:12 PM
CRYSTAL LAKE FIRE RESCUE
WATER RESCUE/BOX ALARM 2ND LEVEL
6100 HALIGUS CRYSTAL LAKE, IL

UPDATE: BOY, AGE 15, PRONOUNCED DEAD AT 11:43 PM. APPARENTLY THE TEEN WAS AT A PARTY AND JUMPED OFF OF A PIER INTO A POND AND DID NOT RE-SURFACE. ALCOHOL AND/OR DRUGS ARE NOT BELIEVED TO BE A FACTOR.

MABAS DIVISION 5 BOX ALARM 2ND LEVEL ON BOX #5-396  FOR A STRUCTURE FIRE

BOATS ALGONQUIN, CARY, MABAS 4 INFLATABLE

SQUAD(S): MCHENRY CITY

TECH(S): CARY, FOX RIVER GROVE, HUNTLEY, MCHENRY, WONDER LAKE, BARRINGTON, GRAYSLAKE, FOX LAKE, LAKE ZURICH, WAUCONDA, ANTIOCH, COUNTRYSIDE, GURNEE, LINCOLNSHIRE-RIVERWOODS, LIBERTYVILLE, WAUKEGAN, BUFFALO GROVE, LAKE VILLA, LONG GROVE, MUNDELEIN, ZION

MECHS: CARY, FOX RIVER GROVE

EMS: LAKEWOOD AND MARENGO RESCUE

CHIEF(S): LIAISON ROUND LAKE, TEAM LEADER FROM GURNEE,

SPECIAL: SRT DIVE TRAILER, SRT MECHANIC TRUCK, COMMAND 2, ATV5, UCP 13, LIGHT TOWER 5, AIR 5, SALVATION ARMY

CHANGE OF QUARTERS: WOODSTOCK ENGINE, EAST DUNDEE EMS, CARPENTERSVILLE ENGINE, WEST DUNDEE EMS

ADDING SIDE SCAN SONAR BOX ALARM at 9:32 PM.

2ND LEVEL BOX ALARM FOR SIDE SCAN SONAR.

REHAB 5 AND TWO EXTRA AMBULANCES REQUESTED AT 10:22 PM.

COLD WATER DROWNING OPERATION
MALE VICTIM, AGE 15,  REMOVED FROM THE POND AND IN THE AMBULANCE AT 10:37 PM. MARENGO AMBULANCE TRANSPORTING VICTIM TO CENTEGRA HOSPITAL -- WOODSTOCK AT 10:43 PM.

BOX 5-396 AND 5-398 STRUCK OUT AT 10:45 PM. REHAB 5 TO CONTINUE TO SCENE.

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COMMERCIAL BUILDING FIRE NEAR FARRAGUT AVE OR FOSTER AVE AND PEARL ST, ROSEMONT/SCHILLER PARK

THU APR 17 2014 ~8:57 PM
ROSEMONT FIRE DEPARTMENT
COMMERCIAL BUILDING FIRE/WORKING FIRE
9740 FOSTER AVE SCHILLER PARK, IL
9740 FARRAGUT AVE ROSEMONT, IL

ROSEMONT, SCHILLER PARK AND CHICAGO ON THE SCENE ... ALSO REPORTED AT 9740 FOSTER. BUS FIRE INSIDE OR NEXT TO A BUILDING.

CHICAGO ON THE SCENE AT 9:07 PM.

ENGINE HITTING STRUCTURE WITH A DECK GUN.

ENGINE(S): CFD E11  ROSEMONT ENG?

CHIEF(S): ROSEMONT BC13 TRK

PORTABLE MVU -- CFD E9 SETTING UP PORTABLE MVU AT THE LOADING DOCK ON THE FOSTER SIDE OF THE BUILDING.

BC11 REPORTS A GAS POWERED PORTABLE MVU IS VENTILATING THE BUILDING -- A 150X300 COMMERCIAL BUILDING WITH A COUPLE OF BUSES ON FIRE INSIDE THE BUILDING. BC11 REPORTS ROSEMONT AND SCHILLER PARK ALSO ON SCENE.

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ROLLOVER CRASH ON NORTHBOUND ROUTE 53 SOUTH OF HIGGINS RD

THU APR 17 2014 ~3:30 PM
SCHAUMBURG FIRE DEPARTMENT
ROLLOVER CRASH
NB ROUTE 53 SOUTH OF HIGGINS RD
SCHAUMBURG/ELK GROVE VILLAGE

NB ROUTE 53 SOUTH OF HIGGINS RD. ROLLOVER CRASH WITH ONE VICTIM TRANSPORTED ADVANCED LIFE SUPPORT TO ALEXIAN BROTHERS MEDICAL CENTER.

ELK GROVE FIRE AND SCHAUMBURG FIRE ON THE SCENE

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FIRE IN APARTMENT BEDROOM ON MURRAY LN NEAR ELMHURST RD, DES PLAINES

THU APR 17 2014 ~9:02 AM
DES PLAINES FIRE DEPARTMENT
APARTMENT UNIT FIRE/WORKING FIRE
650 MURRAY LN DES PLAINES, IL

RESPONSE TO AN ACTIVATED FIRE ALARM WITH A TELEPHONE REPORT OF A CONFIRMED FIRE. CREW ON ARRIVAL REPORTS 5-STORY APARTMENT BUILDING WITH NOTHING SHOWING. CREWS THEN REPORT A FIRE IN A FIRST-FLOOR BEDROOM.

FIRE REPORTED KNOCKED AT ABOUT 9:11 A.M.

NO EXTENSION OF ROOM CONTENTS TO STRUCTURE.

ENGINE(S): E61 ENG? MOUNT PROSPECT E12

TRUCK(S): T81

RIT: BC? TRK?

CHIEF(S): BC9, 701

EMS: AMB73

CHANGE OF QUARTERS: WHEELING AMBULANCE

RIG RUNDOWN NOT CONFIRMED.

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Wednesday, April 16, 2014

FIRE ON AUSTIN BLVD, CHICAGO

WED APR 16 2014 ~9:56 PM
CHICAGO FIRE DEPARTMENT
WORKING FIRE
?? N AUSTIN CHICAGO, IL (ADDRESS UNKNOWN AT THIS TIME)

E69 CREW ON ARRIVAL REPORTS SMOKE SHOWING. BC10 SMOKE SHOWING, LINE LED OUT, MAIN TO THE ROOF, PRIMARY SEARCH UNDERWAY AT 9:59.

FIRE IN THE BASEMENT TRAVELED UP THE WALL

RIT, SQUAD, VAN HELD UP.

TL38 SECTOR 1.

ENGINE(S): E69 E124

TRUCK(S): TRK T38 TL23

SQD2 CV272

RIT: BC7 T13

CHIEF(S): BC10

EMS: A32 FC453 STANDBY A47

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SUSPICIOUS PACKAGE INVESTIGATED ON LAKE SHORE DRIVE AT LAWRENCE AVE, CHICAGO

WED APR 16 2014 ~11:52 PM
CHICAGO FIRE DEPARTMENT
SUSPICIOUS PACKAGE/HAZMAT
LAKE SHORE DRIVE AND LAWRENCE AVE CHICAGO, IL

UPDATE: SUSPICIOUS PACKAGE ON LAKE SHORE DRIVE: POLICE INVESTIGATED, FOUND NOTHING; FIRE CREWS "GOING HOME"AT 2:14 PM.

POLICE WERE CALLED CREW ON ARRIVAL REPORTS 4600 N LAKE SHORE DRIVE.

OBJECT, WHICH LOOKS LIKE A BLUE DUFFEL BAG, IS ON LAKE SHORE DRIVE ON THE OVERPASS OVER LAWRENCE AVE.

CHICAGO POLICE ROBOT APPROACHING THE SUSPICIOUS PACKAGE AT ABOUT 1:50 PM.

LAKE SHORE DRIVE WAS CLOSED BETWEEN THE WILSON EXIT (TO THE SOUTH) AND FOSTER EXIT (TO THE NORTH) AS POLICE INVESTIGATE A SUSPICIOUS OBJECT AND FIREFIGHTERS STAND BY.


CHIEF(S): BC5

EMS: A31 FC?    STANDBY AMB?

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Tuesday, April 15, 2014

HOUSE FIRE ON CULLERTON ST NEAR WOOD ST, CHICAGO

TUE APR 15 2014 ~8:01 PM
CHICAGO FIRE DEPARTMENT
HOUSE FIRE/WORKING FIRE
1821 CULLERTON ST CHICAGO, IL

BC15 ON ARRIVAL REPORTS A 2-1/2 STORY FRAME WITH SMOKE SHOWING

BC4 REPORTS A 2-STORY BRICK, 20X75 WITH FIRE ON THE SECOND FLOOR. ONE LINE GOING TO THE SECOND FLOOR. GROUND LADDER TO THE ROOF. TL5 MAIN DOWN. SECOND LINE GOING TO THE ROOF AND SEARCHES ARE STARTED.

ENGINE(S): E18 E23

TRUCK(S): T8 TL5

SQD1 CV271

RIT: BC15 T32

CHIEF(S): BC4

EMS: AMB? FC? STANDBY AMB?


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