CFD Working Fires: Multiple Fires in Chicago Overnight


FRI DEC 19 2009 4:20 AM — A working fire (still and box) at 2559 36th Street.

FRI DEC 19 2009 3:20 AM — A working fire (still) at 5005 South Nagle.

FRI DEC 18 2009 11:30 PM — A fire at Mr. G’s Food and Liquors at 5738 South Calumet Avenue. Security devices made entry to the fire building difficult.

FRI DEC 18 2009 11:30 PM — Fatal fire in a 4-story building near Pine Grove Avenue and Grace Street. Battalion Chief 5 in command, second ambulance requested for a woman who was seriously injured and later died.

FRI DEC 18 2009 11:10 PM — Chicago Fire Department 2-11 alarm for a fire in a three-story brick apartment building at 7939 South Marquette Avenue. A ‘MAY DAY’ alert was called out with an EMS PLAN I when an interior staircase collapsed inside the building. Two firefighters suffered minor injuries. is an Amazon Associate website, which means that a small percentage of your purchases gets paid to at no extra cost to you. When you use the search boxes above, any Amazon banner ad, or any product associated with an Amazon banner on this website, you help pay expenses related to maintaining and creating new services and ideas for a resourceful website. See more info at