Apartment Fire on Jefferson St Near Lee St, Downtown Des Plaines

Des Plaines police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 11:40 AM Monday October 9, 2017 to a report of a fire at an apartment building, 1480 Jefferson Street Des Plaines, Il. Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report of a fire on the sixth floor.

Police on the scene reported a fire on the sixth floor.

Battalion Chief 61 reported nothing showing from the A B C or D sides at a large 6-story multi-family.

Battalion 61 on arrival reported a working fire on the sixth floor.

BC61 reported the fire is out by 11:53 AM, and downgraded the Code 4 (working fire response).

There were no initial reports of injuries.

Ventilation on the sixth floor was completed by 12:05 p.m. and the alarm was reset by 12:05 p.m. All stairwells were search and clear of smoke and/or any victims by 12:05 p.m.

FIRE/MEDIC UNITS ASSIGNED …

ENGINE(S): E61 E62 E63

TRUCK(S): TL63

SQUAD(S): SQD??

RIT: BC ?? T ??

CHIEF(S): BC61

EMS: A61 A62

CODE 4 AT 11:46 AM

ENGINE(S): E1

TRUCK(S): T2 Des Plaines TL1

SQUAD(S):

TENDER(S):

EMS: Mount Prospect Ambulance

CHIEF(S): BC1 BC9 BC3

SPECIAL:

STAGING:

CHANGE OF QUARTERS: Rosemont Ambulance, Elk Grove Township Ambulance

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