TUE MAR 12 2019 ~11:41 PM PIN-IN CRASH WITH INJURIES AT SB TRI-STATE AND 23.25 MM, NORTH OF DEERFIELD RD, RIVERWOODS Deerfield-Bannockburn FPD Extrication Crash/Personal Injury Crash 42.180262, -87.875553 (SB Tri-State and 23.25 MM) Riverwoods, IL Report of an extrication crash with injuries.
BC19 on arrival reports one car in the two right lanes; out for extrication. [INCIDENT MAP]
TUE MAR 12 2019 ~10:17 PM WAREHOUSE FIRE ON BLUE ISLAND AVE NEAR PAULINA ST, CHICAGO Chicago Fire Department Warehouse Fire/Working Fire/Still and Box Alarm 2258 S Blue Island Chicago, IL Report of smoke in the area of the Aldi on W Cermak. Firefighters find a warehouse fire with fire through the roof on S Blue Island Ave. Still and Box Alarm by 10:23 pm. [INCIDENT MAP]
TUE MAR 12 2019 ~8:34 PM CAR VS BLUE LINE CTA CRASH NEAR I-90 AND MANNHEIM RD, CHICAGO Rosemont Fire Department/Chicago Fire Department Car vs CTA Train Crash/Pin-in Crash 41.982261, -87.875740 (5801 River Rd Rosemont, IL) Pin-in crash. Report of a car on the CTA Blue Line tracks that was subsequently hit by a CTA train. BC11 reports Rosemont has situation under control by 9:20 pm; SQD7 and BC11 and 5-1-5 in service on scene.
Three patients transported to Level I Trauma Center Advocate Lutheran General Hospital; one patient transported to Resurrection Hospital. [INCIDENT MAP]
TUE MAR 12 2019 ~4:09 PM PERSON SHOT ON CARPENTER ST NEAR 87TH ST, CHICAGO Chicago Fire Department Person Shot/GSW 8734 S Carpenter Chicago, IL Report of a person shot at a house on Carpenter south of 87th St. E73 assigned. [INCIDENT MAP]
TUE MAR 12 2019 ~4:02 PM PERSON SHOT AT LAMON AVE AND RICE ST CHICAGO Chicago Fire Department Person Shot/GSW Lamon Ave and Rice St Chicago, IL [INCIDENT MAP]
TUE MAR 12 2019 ~3:40 PM MULTIPLE INJURY CRASH AT HICKORY ST AND LINCOLN AVE KANKAKEE Kankakee City FD Crash with Multiple Injuries/EMS BOX ALARM Hickory St and Lincoln Ave Kankakee, IL MABAS Division 7 EMS Box Alarm on Box #1-300 for a multiple-injury crash. [INCIDENT MAP]
TUE MAR 12 2019 ~2:54 PM FIRE ON THE ROOF OF AN APARTMENT HOUSE ON INDIANA AVE NEAR 56TH ST, CHICAGO Chicago Fire Department Apartment Fire/Working Fire Indiana Ave and 56th St Chicago, IL Report of a 2-flat apartment fire. E84 on arrival reports a 2 1/2-story ordinary with a fire on the roof. BC5 reports a 2-1/2-story frame, 25×75 with a fire on the roof — looks like workers on the roof started a fire that got into the 2nd floor. E84 has a line on the fire. 2 line interior and 1 line protecting exposure on the B Side. Aerial to the roof; ground ladders in place by 3:05 pm. Making good progress. [INCIDENT MAP]
TUE MAR 12 2019 ~2:40 PM FIRE AT A METAL FINISHING PLANT ON DEVON AVE NEAR BRICKVALE DR, ELK GROVE VILLAGE Elk Grove Village Fire Department Industrial Building Fire/Working Fire 1990 East Devon Avenue Elk Grove Village, IL Report of an activated fire alarm One-story industrial building with smoke throughout. E9 crew discovers fire up in the roof. Upgraded to a Working Fire response (Code 4) by 2:46 pm. at Chem-Plate Industries. [INCIDENT MAP]
TUE MAR 12 2019 ~2:18 PM ROOF COLLAPSE AT APARTMENT OVER COMMERCIAL BUILDING LAWRENCE AND LAVERGNE, CHICAGO CHICAGO FIRE DEPARTMENT Roof Collapse/STILL AND BOX 5001 West Lawrence CHICAGO, IL Report of a roof collapse (inward) at a building at the corner of Lawrence and Lavergne. TL23 on arrival reports it looks like the roof did collapse. 222 requesting gas and electric, and traffic control. 222 reports a 2 1/2-story ordinary, 25×100 is the involved building. Two workers say they are the only occupants. [INCIDENT MAP]
TUE MAR 12 2019 ~1:11 PM CRASH WITH INJURIES AT GOLF RD AND GANNON DR HOFFMAN ESTATES Hoffman Estates Fire Department Personal Injury Crash Golf Rd and Gannon Dr Hoffman Estates, IL Report of a crash with injuries on westbound Golf Rd at Gannon Dr. Two vehicle crash involving a black Saturn and a gray BMW. [INCIDENT MAP]
TUE MAR 12 2019 ~11:54 AM CRASH WITH INJURIES AT DUNDEE RD AND MILWAUKEE AVE WHEELING Wheeling Fire Department Personal Injury Crash Dundee Rd and Milwaukee Ave Wheeling, IL Report of a crash with injuries. [INCIDENT MAP]
TUE MAR 12 2019 ~11:30 AM CRASH WITH INJURIES, MEDEVAC REQUESTED AT ENGLE RD NORTH OF PLANK RD NEAR BURLINGTON Burlington Personal Injury Crash Engle Rd and Plank Rd Burlington, IL Report of a crash with injuries on Engel Rd north of Plank Rd near the Canadian National railroad tracks, where railroad equipment was damaged. Medical helicopter landing zone requested at forest preserve parking lot near Coreopsis Trail (Burlington Prairie Forest Preserve). [INCIDENT MAP]
TUE MAR 12 2019 ~8:09 AM 2 CAR FIRES IN ZURICH PARKING GARAGE ON ZURICH WAY, SCHAUMBURG Schaumburg Fire Department Car Fire in Parking Garage/Working Fire 1299 Zurich Way Schaumburg, IL Report of a vehicle fire at the Zurich parking garage at the second level by 2B.
E52 on arrival reports light smoke, making a connection. BC5 reports 2 cars affected by fire; fire out by 8:28 am. [INCIDENT MAP]
TUE MAR 12 2019 ~7:52 AM HIT-AND-RUN CRASH WITH INJURIES EB I-90 AND MM 63.75, HOFFMAN ESTATES Hoffman Estates Fire Department Hit-and-Run Crash/Personal Injury Crash 42.066457, -88.114188 (EB I-90 and MP 63.75 Hoffman Estates, IL) Report of a crash with injuries on the EB I-90 at the 63.75 mile marker on the left shoulder.
Black Honda Civic 4-door struck a white Hyundai from behind and fled the scene. The black Honda had significant front-end damage. [INCIDENT MAP]
TUE MAR 12 2019 ~7:49 AM CRASH WITH INJURIES AT GOLF RD AND HUNT CLUB DR MOUNT PROSPECT Mount Prospect Fire Department Personal Injury Crash Golf Rd and Hunt Club Dr Mount Prospect, IL Report of a crash with injuries. [INCIDENT MAP]
TUE MAR 12 2019 ~6:31 AM CRASH WITH INJURIES AT NORTHWEST HIGHWAY NEAR THE RAILROAD BRIDGE CARY Cary FPD Personal Injury Crash 42.225082, -88.275158 (Northwest Highway and Three Oaks Rd Cary, IL) Report of a crash with injuries Northwest Highway and Three Oaks Rd Cary, but the crash is closer to The Hollows entrance.
241 on arrival reports a car off the road with nobody in the car on US 14 just before the railroad bridge. [INCIDENT MAP]
TUE MAR 12 2019 ~5:30 AM RESIDENTIAL GARAGE FIRE ON CHURCH RD NEAR GROVE AVE, BENSENVILLE Bensenville FPD House Fire/Working Fire Church Rd and Grove Ave Bensenville, IL Report of a fire in a garage at a house on Church Rd just north of Grove Ave. [INCIDENT MAP]
TUE MAR 12 2019 ~4:05 AM HOUSE FIRE ON BEVERLY BLVD NEAR 99TH ST CHICAGO Chicago Fire Department House Fire/Working Fire Beverly Blvd and 99th St Chicago, IL Report of a house fire on Beverly Blvd south of 99th St. BC21 reports a 1-1/2-story frame, 25×50 with smoke showing at 4:07 am. Primary and secondary search complete by 4:16 am. Fire out by 4:33 am. [INCIDENT MAP]
TUE MAR 12 2019 ~2:27 AM HOUSE FIRE ON CONCORD AVE NEAR LEXINGTON AVE FOX RIVER GROVE Fox River Grove FPD HOUSE FIRE/BOX ALARM Concord Ave and Lexington Ave Fox River Grove, IL MABAS Division 5 Box Alarm on Box #5-640 for a house fire on Concord Ave near Lexington Ave less than a block from the fire station. [INCIDENT MAP]
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