CARDINAL EMERGENCIES: Fire Scanner and Citizen Witness Reports for Friday, October 26 2018

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FRI OCT 26 2018 ~10:28 PM Chicago Fire Department Person Shot/GSW 26 N Karlov Ave Chicago, IL Chicago, IL Male age 20 shot in the head and killed. Male, age 17, shot in the back. [INCIDENT MAP]

FRI OCT 26 2018 ~7:08 PM North Chicago Fire Department Person Stabbed/Stabbing Victim 1730 Lewis Ave North Chicago, IL Report of a stabbing victim at the Youth Center. Report of a second stabbing victim that walked into the police station lobby by 7:13 pm. [INCIDENT MAP]

FRI OCT 26 2018 ~6:54 PM CHICAGO FIRE DEPARTMENT MULTIPLE INJURY CRASH/EMS PLAN I Madison St and Central Ave CHICAGO, IL Two car crash with multiple injuries. BC18 reports A23 and A77 transporting 2 patients Code Red to Loyola, A80 transporting patient Code Red to Stroger. Also one medical refusal. 4th ambulance unknown. [INCIDENT MAP]

FRI OCT 26 2018 ~4:06 PM Arlington Heights Fire Department Personal Injury Crash/Car vs House Walnut Avenue and Foxdale Lane Arlington Heights, IL Report of a crash with injuries with an SUV into the wall of an attached garage. SUV crashed into a house after an intersection crash. Crash also damaged at least one of two vehicles in the garage. Minor or no injuries. [INCIDENT MAP]

FRI OCT 26 2018 ~2:42 PM Palatine Fire Department Personal Injury Crash Dundee Road and Hicks Road Palatine, IL Report of a bicyclist that crashed into a bus. Three occupants on the bus and the driver. No initial reports of injuries. [INCIDENT MAP]

FRI OCT 26 2018 ~9:30 AM Chicago Fire Department Crash/Person Shot/GSW 4911 West Polk St Chicago, IL Report of a person shot with a crash. [INCIDENT MAP]

FRI OCT 26 2018 ~6:56 AM Long Grove FPD Personal Injury Crash 42.170098, -88.018979 (Route 53 and Old Hicks Road Long Grove, IL) Report of a crash with injuries. [INCIDENT MAP]

FRI OCT 26 2018 ~6:26 AM Chicago Fire Department Person Stabbed/Stabbing Victim 49th St and Prairie Chicago, IL Report of a stabbing victim. [INCIDENT MAP]

FRI OCT 26 2018 ~12:08 AM Oak Lawn Fire Department APARTMENT FIRE/BOX ALARM 9317 South Harlem Ave Oak Lawn, IL MABAS Division 21 Box Alarm on Box #12 for an apartment fire. Seven people trapped on the second floor were rescued by firefighters via ladders. [INCIDENT MAP]



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Note: Reports are early reports involving breaking news, which may contain inaccurate information before confirmation from official sources. Dates, times and LOCATIONS (addresses, etc.) are NOT official and are subject to corrections or updates, which may or may not be completed on this page. Beginning October 21, 2018, Cardinal News began publishing an emergency incident page “FIRE LIVE AND ARCHIVE” for consolidating select incidents in Chicagoland for each day. Reports are generated from emergency radio communications, official public safety (e.g. Twitter accounts, press releases official sound bytes, etc.), and citizen witness reports. Incidents reported without sources noted are generated from emergency radio communications. The most recent incidents are posted at the top of the page during the day. New Incidents on THIS PAGE (in beta) are ENTERED THROUGHOUT THE DAY, and SOME NEW INCIDENTS may be ENTERED on this page after the initial publish date as follow-up for the day’s incidents.

E = Engine, T = Ladder Truck, TL = Tower Ladder, Q = Quint, SQD = Squad, BC = Battalion Chief, A = Ambulance, M = Medic, Box Alarm = Extra group of equipment & crews during major emergency (followed by 2nd through 5th level, Interdivisional Box for escalation), Still & Box Alarm = Extra group of equipment in Chicago (followed by 2-11 through 5-11 alarm, Interdivisional Box for escalation), EMS Plan = Extra group of ambulances during major emergency (Plans 1 through 3 for escalation), ALS = Advanced Life Support, BLS = Basic Life Support, Code Green = Non-urgent illness or injury, Code Yellow = Non-life-threatening injury or illness but observed for worsening condition, Code Red = Immediate Advanced Life Support required for possible life-threatening illness or injury, Code Black = Deceased, Level I Trauma Center = Hospital capable of total patient care in emergency (/traumacenter), TRT = Technical Rescue Team (e.g., high-angle, confined space, underground or below grade operations), MABAS = Mutual Aid Box Alarm System, Task Force = Special response in disaster or major emergency

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