CARDINAL EMERGENCIES: Fire Scanner and Citizen Witness Reports for Tuesday, October 30 2018

TUE OCT 30 2018 ~7:16 PM Cary FPD Personal Injury Crash 400 Cary-Algonquin Rd Cary, IL Report of a crash with injuries in front of Cary Fire Station 1. [INCIDENT MAP]

TUE OCT 30 2018 ~7:03 PM Cary FPD Smoke Investigation/Lightning Strike/General Alarm 2727 Crystal Lake Rd Cary, IL Report of a house with electrical problems — possibly struck by lightning. Upgrade to a general alarm for smoke in the building at 7:08 pm. [INCIDENT MAP]

TUE OCT 30 2018 ~3:26 PM Chicago Fire Department Person Shot/GSW 53rd St and Justine St Chicago, IL Report of a two people shot. [INCIDENT MAP]

TUE OCT 30 2018 ~11:20 AM Rutland-Dundee Township FPD Personal Injury Crash Randall Rd and Huntley Rd West Dundee, IL Report of a crash with injuries. Northbound Randall Rd backed up past Miller Rd. [INCIDENT MAP]

TUE OCT 30 2018 ~10:53 AM Cary FPD Crash with Injuries/Gas Leak 104 High Road Cary, IL Report of a car vs buliding crash with the gas meter hit and leaking. WIND S 10 MPH at O’Hare. [INCIDENT MAP]

TUE OCT 30 2018 ~7:52 AM Barrington Fire Department House Fire/Working Fire 330 East Russell St Barrington, IL Report of a house fire. Barrington-Countryside and Fox River Grove mutual aid. [INCIDENT MAP]

TUE OCT 30 2018 ~3:10 AM Chicago Fire Department » Person Hit by a Vehicle/Fatal Hit-and-Run Dobson Ave and 79th St Chicago, IL Report of a person hit and killed by a vehicle and dragged about 7 blocks from Cottage Grove Ave and 79th St. Police searching for a gray Hyundai Elantra with heavy front-end damage. [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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