CARDINAL EMERGENCIES: Fire Scanner and Citizen Witness Reports for Friday, November 9 2018

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FRI NOV 09 2018 ~2:44 PM McHenry Township FPD Small Basement Fire/House Fire Chapel Hill Rd and Fairview Ln McHenry, IL Odor investigation with a smoke detector activation. Wauconda 3402 reports a small basement fire with smoke in the house; resident evacuated by 2:47 pm. Upgraded to a structure fire response by 2:47 pm. Wauconda 3402 reports the fire is knocked by 2:51 pm. [INCIDENT MAP]

FRI NOV 09 2018 ~10:25 AM Glenside FPD Rollover Crash/Personal Injury Crash Glen Ellyn Rd and Windy Point Dr Glendale Heights, IL Report of a semi-trailer truck rollover crash with injuries, entrapment and a fuel leak. Driver extricated by 1:38 am. [INCIDENT MAP]

FRI NOV 09 2018 ~8:25 AM Chicago Fire Department Construction Accident 205 S Peoria St Chicago, IL Report of a construction accident with a worker injured on the 16th floor. BC4 returns the squad; keeps the ambulance. [INCIDENT MAP]

FRI NOV 09 2018 ~6:15 AM Newport Township FPD Rollover Crash/Rollover Truck Crash 42.487428, -87.947649 (I-94 and Russell Rd Wadsworth, IL) Report of a rollover crash with no injuries. [INCIDENT MAP]

FRI NOV 09 2018 ~3:02 AM Chicago Fire Department Duplex Fire/Working Fire/Mayday/Still and Box Sangamon St and 79th St Chicago, IL Report of a duplex fire on Sangamon north of 79th St. BC19 on arrival reports smoke. T50 Side A BC19 reports a 2-story ordinary duplex, 25×40, with heavy fire coming out the front and the back. 2 lines led out, main to the roof, primary search underway by 3:14 am. Collapse in the structure with a Mayday response and Still and Box at 3:26 am. All firefighters OK and Mayday secured by 3:33 am. [INCIDENT MAP]

The Archives for Friday November 9, 2018 will be updated Saturday morning.



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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.

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