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Small Explosion and Fire, One Person Injured at Clear Lam Packaging on Pratt Blvd, Elk Grove Village

Elk Grove Village police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 11:12 AM Saturday to an activated fire alarm at Clear Lam Packaging, 1950 Pratt Boulevard Elk Grove Village, IL. Police and firefighter/paramedics on arrival discovered that a […]

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Stalled Freight Train at Metra Train Station Reveals a Common, Highly Toxic Hazardous Material in White Tanker Car

A stalled freight train Wednesday afternoon in downtown Arlington Heights revealed a surprising discovery — a hazmat placard for a common industrial chemical, but highly toxic chemical that is also classified as a potential chemical […]

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Rollover Crash on the Metra Tracks at Deerfield Rd and Commerce Parkway, Buffalo Grove

Buffalo Grove police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 6:10 PM Wednesday to a rollover crash Deerfield Road and Commerce Parkway Buffalo Grove, IL. Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report that of a crash with entrapment. Firefighters […]