HOUSE FIRE ON WEST VAN BUREN ST NEAR CICERO, CHICAGO -- 1 CIVILIAN, 3 FIREFIGHTERS INJURED

MON JAN 08 2018 ~11:40 AM
Chicago Fire Department
HOUSE FIRE/Working Fire/Still and Box Alarm/2-11 Alarm/Mayday/EMS Plan 1
4828 West Van Buren Chicago, IL

Report of a house fire with an injured victim and an exposure building.

E113 crew on arrival reports smoke showing at 11:43 a.m.

BC18 reports a residential frame, 25x50, two lines led out, primary search underway with a report of a person possibly in the basement by 11:46 a.m

Ambulance assigned to Side A by 11:48 a.m. updated to Side C in the alley by 11:49 a.m.

BC18 reports rescue of one individual, one line on the fire, ground ladder on Side A by 11:49 a.m.



Still and Box requested at 11:54 a.m.

2-1-24 reports four lines on the fire with a large amount of fire knocked down and all companies working at 12:04 p.m.

CV271 on scene at Van Buren and Cicero ... CFD Main says he didn't tell him his location when 224 asked.

2-11 ALARM AT 12:11 PM on orders of BC18 then 2-11, MAYDAY, and EMS Plan 1 for a missing firefighter.

Missing firefighter found at 12:18 p.m. The firefighter had been out of reach of communications for a few moments, according to CFDMedia

3 lines on the fire, 1 master stream and another exposure to the west -- a 2-story residential at 12:34 p.m.

A building to the west was also affected by the fire.

One firefighter suffered minor burns and was transported to Stroger Hospital, according to Chicago Fire Media said. Two other firefighters were transported to West Suburban Medical Center in Oak Park

A CFDMedia tweet reported the firefighters are in "good shape" and expected to be treated and released. At least one of the firefighters suffered minor burns.



FIRE/MEDIC UNITS ASSIGNED ...

ENGINE(S): E113  E117

TRUCK(S): T26  TL14

SQD2 (unavailable)   CV271

RIT: BC14  T29

CHIEF(S): BC ??

EMS: A ??   FC ??    STANDBY A ??

STILL AND BOX ALARM AT 11:55 AM 

ENGINE(S):

TRUCK(S): T36  T7

SQUAD(S):

EMS:

CHIEF(S):  224  2-7-10  4-1-9
BC17 Box Chief
Plans Chief?

SPECIAL:

CHANGE OF QUARTERS:

STAGING: Harrison and Cicero

2-11 ALARM AT 12:11 PM on orders of BC18 then 2-11, MAYDAY, and EMS Plan 1 

ENGINE(S):

TRUCK(S):

SQUAD(S):

EMS:

CHIEF(S): 2-1-12   5-1-5
BC4
BC15 Safety Chief?

SPECIAL:

CHANGE OF QUARTERS:

MAYDAY STAGING: Congress and Cicero

EMS PLAN 1 and MAYDAY SECURED AT 12:22 PM

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