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Tag Archive | "Chicago Fire Department"

Two Shot in Apparent Murder, Suicide Attempt at Nordstrom on East Grand Ave, Chicago

Chicago police, firefighters, and paramedics responded about 8:30 p.m. Friday to a report that two people people were shot at Nordstrom, 55 East Grand Avenue in Chicago. Early reports indicate the shooting was domestic-related and occurred near the cosmetics department. Early investigation indicates a man shot a female and then turned the gun on himself. […]

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Explosion and Total Collapse of Apartment Building at 58th St and Calumet Ave, Chicago

Chicago police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 7:03 PM Sunday to a report of a building explosion at 58th Street and Calumet Avenue Chicago , IL. Firefighters on the scene reported that a 3-story apartment building was completely leveled. Firefighters have responded with a Still and Box Alarm, a collapse rescue response, and an EMS Plan […]

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Before an Extra Alarm Fire, Buffalo Grove-Based Svigos Development Was Working to Convert Mulligan Elementary School to Apartment Building

Buffalo Grove-based Svigos planned to convert Mulligan School — a former Chicago Public Schools elementary school — to an apartment building with 24 units. The developers planned to renovate the building “true to what it was” by preserving old fixtures and finishes as well as the basic layout of the building. Svigos Vice President Nick […]

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Plane Crash in Chicago Near Midway International Airport was Aero Commander 500-B

A pilot is dead after losing control and crashed into a suburban Chicago home with two occupants inside. The homeowners were found unharmed at the scene. Chicago police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 2:48 a.m. Tuesday to a plane crash at 6511 South Knox Avenue. The aircraft crashed just after takeoff from runway 13C (Runway 13C/31C) […]

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I-290 Blocked by Smoke: 3-11 Alarm Fire on Harrison St Near The Eisenhower Expressway and Pulaski Rd, Chicago

Chicago firefighters, police and paramedics responded about 3:25 PM Thursday to a fire in a warehouse at 3909 W Harrison St, Chicago , IL. Police, firefighter and paramedics responded to a large fire at a warehouse just south of the Eisenhower Expressway. Eastbound and westbound lanes of the Eisenhower Expressway has stopped in the area […]

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CEO of Arrowstream Shot By Disgruntled Employee at LaSalle St Shooting Incident — Bank of America Building

The CEO of Chicago-based Arrowstream was critically injured with a gunshot wound to the head and abdomen after he was shot by a gunman who then shot himself in the head. The shooting occurred about 9:50 a.m Thursday at the high-rise building known as the “Bank of America building” in the Financial District downtown or […]

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Dan Ryan Crash: 2 Semi-Trailer Trucks, Special Needs Adults Bus

Chicago firefighters and Illinois State police and IDOT HELP trucks responded about 3:00 p.m. Tuesday to a crash involving two semi-trailer trucks and a passenger bus for special needs adults. None of the special needs adults were reported injured but an EMS Plan I and then an EMS Plan II was requested at the scene, […]

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Search and Rescue in Lake Michigan After 4 People Jump from Burning Boat Saturday Night

Chicago police marine units and Chicago firefighter/paramedics about 6:20 a.m. Sunday morning responded to a report of people in the water over two miles east of the 31st Street Harbor. At least one victim apparently drifted north and was discovered by a Chicago Police Marine Unit 3. Initially firefighters reported the first victim stated there […]

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Chicago Firefighters Simulate Extra Alarm Fire at Willis Tower, Not An Ordinary Fire Drill

Hundreds of firefighters participated in a drill at Willis Tower starting about 9:15 a.m. Sunday. Fire engines and ladder trucks were on the scene, and firefighters carried actual equipment in full bunker gear in a simulated response to a fire on the 51st floor. Firefighters did not know the script of the simulated emergency, but […]

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“Drinks Tasted Funny to Begin With,” Parents Say Children Accidentally Served Alcohol Restaurant in Chicago

Twelve children transported to various hospitals due to being served alcohol by accident. According to one of the parents in attendance the fruit punch did not appear to taste right, and the restaurant staff came and took away all the drinks. Children were aged 10 and under and were there for a birthday party. A […]

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CBS 2 Chicago: Cover Up? Chicago Office of Emergency Management Memo Silences Dispatchers

The CBS 2 Investigators and the Better Government Association have been warning about an apparent shortage of Chicago ambulances and paramedics. The result: dangerous delays for patients needing emergency care. State of Illinois standards require that the fire department provide Advanced Life Support within six minutes, and the City of Chicago says it meets the […]

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Video of Train Derailment at CTA Blue Line Stop at O’Hare International Airport

Video of Blue Line train derailment at Chicago O’Hare stop. Recently released video is apparently the surveillance video of the crash of the CTA Blue Line train that plowed through the bumper at the end of the track and up the escalator to the terminals at O’Hare International Airport. Fortunately, no people were on the […]

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