CARDINAL EMERGENCIES: Chicago Fire Scanner and Citizen Witness Reports for Monday, July 8 2019

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MON JUL 08 2019 ~7:49 PM HOUSE FIRE ON PARK AVE NEAR 138TH PL DOLTON • Dolton Fire Department • HOUSE FIRE/CHANGE OF QUARTERS BOX ALARM • 41.643229, -87.609832 (Park Ave and 138th St Dolton, IL) • MABAS Division 24 Change of Quarters Box Alarm at Full Still Level on Box # 62-1 for a house fire on Park Ave near 138th Pl initially dispatched at 7:35 p.m. [INCIDENT MAP]

MON JUL 08 2019 ~5:52 PM TWO TEENS SHOT AT LAWNDALE AVE AND HURON ST CHICAGO • Chicago Fire Department • Person Shot/GSW • Lawndale Ave and Huron St Chicago, IL Chicago, IL • Report of a male, age 15, shot and a male, age 18, shot on Lawndale Ave near Huron St. [INCIDENT MAP]

MON JUL 08 2019 ~6:37 PM MULTIPLE-INJURY CRASH AT 71ST ST AND HARLEM AVE, BEDFORD PARK • Bedford Park Fire Department • Multiple Injury Crash/EMS BOX ALARM • 71st St and Harlem Ave Bedford Park, IL • MABAS Division 21 EMS Box Alarm “EMS Plan 1” on Box #7199 for an auto accident. Northbound Harlem Ave backed up to 74th St. [INCIDENT MAP]

MON JUL 08 2019 ~4:01 PM 1 HURT IN SMALL AIRCRAFT CRASH LANDING ON WESTBOUND I-88 NEAR KANEVILLE • Kaneville Fire Department • Small Aircraft Emergency Crash Landing • 41.868111, -88.577111 (WB I-88 and Watson Rd Kaneville Township) • Experimental aircraft N117EZ involved in an emergency landing on WB I-88 (Mile Marker 102) just west of Watson Road. One male pilot injured. [INCIDENT MAP]

CARDINAL NEWS | Crash Landing of Experimental Aircraft on WB I-88 Northwest of Kaneville, Illinois

MON JUL 08 2019 ~12:24 PM CRASH WITH INJURIES AT DEMPSTER ST AND ELMHURST RD MOUNT PROSPECT • Mount Prospect Fire Department • Personal Injury Crash • Dempster St and Elmhurst Rd Mount Prospect, IL • Report of a crash with injuries involving a black Toyota and a gray Acura. Second ambulance requested at 12:35 p.m. [INCIDENT MAP]

MON JUL 08 2019 ~11:35 AM COMMERCIAL BUILDING FIRE ON WONDER LAKE RD NEAR CENTER DR, WONDER LAKE • Wonder Lake FPD • Commercial Building Fire/Working Fire • 4117 E Wonder Lake Rd Wonder Lake, IL • Report of a fire in a commercial 1-story building. E1641 as one line on the fire. [INCIDENT MAP]

MON JUL 08 2019 ~11:22 AM FIRE AT AN AUTO REPAIR SHOP ON 77TH AVE NEAR 85TH ST, BRIDGEVIEW • Bridgeview Fire Department • Commercial Building Fire/BOX ALARM • 8508 77th Ave Bridgeview, IL • MABAS Division 21 Box Alarm on Box #42 for a fire at an auto repair shop with one burn victim. [INCIDENT MAP]

MON JUL 08 2019 ~6:46 AM KIDNAPPING SUSPECT SHOT AND KILLED BY POLICE AT APARTMENT ON GRAND AVE NEAR MELVINA AVE, CHICAGO • Chicago Fire Department • Person Shot/GSW/Fatal Police-involved Shooting • 6200 Grand Avenue Chicago, IL • Report of a kidnapping suspect shot by police after two victims escaped to an initially unspecified street. Police investigating an apartment looking for possible additional victims and the suspect were involved in an armed confrontation with the suspect. No police officers injured. Shooting was sometime after 6:46 a.m. [INCIDENT MAP]

CARDINAL NEWS | Police: Kidnapping Victims from Suburb Discovered by Off-Duty Police Officer Leads to Police-Involved Shooting of Kidnapping Suspect on Grand Ave, Chicago

MON JUL 08 2019 ~3:00 AM FATAL CRASH ON SHERIDAN RD NORTH OF ROSEMONT AVE , CHICAGO • Chicago Fire Department • Fatal Crash • 41.998089, -87.655739 (6400 North Sheridan Road Chicago, IL Chicago, IL) • Fatal one-vehicle crash into Loyola University sign off Sheridan Road from the sharp curve near Piper Hall. Exact time not confirmed. [INCIDENT MAP]

MON JUL 08 2019 ~3:35 AM REPORT OF A GUNSHOT VICTIM • Harvey Fire Department • Person Shot/Fatal Shooting/GSW • 15420 Dixie Hwy, Harvey, IL • Report of a person shot and killed outside “Let’s Play Sports Bar” three blocks south of Harvey Police Department headquarters. [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 “CARDINAL EMERGENCIES 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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