CARDINAL EMERGENCIES: Chicago Fire Scanner and Citizen Witness Reports for Sunday, August 25 2019

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Developing about 11:03 PM … Two people stabbed near 69th Street and Rockwell, Chicago. Possibly more people stabbed, and got to the hospital on their own.

Developing about 10:15 PM … Two or three people shot near Congress Parkway and Kedzie Chicago.

Developing 9:41 PM … Schaumburg police and firefighter/paramedics responded to a crash with injuries at Roselle Road and Schaumburg Road.

SUN AUG 25 2019 ~4:30 PM WATER RESCUE RESPONSE WITH VICTIMS SECURE AT INDEPENDENCE GROVE FOREST PRESERVE, LIBERTYVILLE • Libertyville Fire Department • Water Rescue Response • 16400 Buckley Rd Libertyville, IL • Report of 4 people in the water with life vests Independence Grove Forest Preserve, but no rescue was necessary. [INCIDENT MAP]

Developing 3:57 PM … Hoffman Estates police and firefighter/paramedics responded to a crash with injuries at Illinois Boulevard and Roselle Road.

Developing 1:38 PM … Buffalo Grove police and firefighter/paramedics on scene of a crash with injuries on Buffalo Grove Rd., South of Lake Cook Road.

SUN AUG 25 2019 ~10:49 AM HOUSE FIRE ON SANTA FE TRAIL NEAR NANTUCKET LN, HUNTLEY • Huntley FPD • HOUSE FIRE/BOX ALARM • Santa Fe Trail and Nantucket Ln Huntley, IL • MABAS Division 5 Box Alarm on Box #5-940 for a house fire on Santa Fe Trail east of Nantucket Ln. Struck out at 11:20 a.m. [INCIDENT MAP]

SUN AUG 25 2019 ~10:42 AM CRASH WITH INJURIES AT DEMPSTER ST AND MENARD AVE MORTON GROVE • Morton Grove Fire Department • Personal Injury Crash • Dempster St and Menard Ave Morton Grove, IL • Report of a crash with injuries. Minor crash. [INCIDENT MAP]

SUN AUG 25 2019 ~9:51 AM PERSON HIT BY A TRAIN AT LEE STREET AND MINER STREET DES PLAINES • Des Plaines Fire Department • » Person Hit by a Metra Train • Lee Street and Miner Street Des Plaines, IL • Report of a person hit by a Metra. [INCIDENT MAP]

SUN AUG 25 2019 ~9:02 AM VEHICLE FIRE ON THOMAS ATKINSON RD NEAR DEWEY RD INVERNESS • Palatine Rural FPD • Vehicle Fire • Thomas Atkinson Rd and Dewey Rd Inverness, IL • Report of a vehicle fire on a driveway near a home. Crew on arrival reports a confirmed vehicle fire. [INCIDENT MAP]

SUN AUG 25 2019 ~8:16 AM FIRE IN A COMMERCIAL BUILDING SILO AT ALERIS ON SCHELTER RD, LINCOLNSHIRE • Lincolnshire-Riverwoods FPD • Commercial Building Fire/Silo Fire/Working Fire • 200 Schelter Rd Lincolnshire, IL • Report of an activated fire alarm at Aleris. Nothing showing on arrival. T51 reports a full dump with everyone evacuated. Returned for another activated fire alarm at 9:17 a.m. T51 reports fire extended into silo. BC51 requests a working fire response at 9:22 a.m. Fire contained to a filter silo by 9:39 a.m. Holding to crews on scene and change of quarters companies; returning any companies en route by 9:45 a.m. [INCIDENT MAP]

SUN AUG 25 2019 ~5:03 AM CRASH WITH INJURIES; VEHICLE VS RETAINING WALL, COMBATIVE DRIVER I-90 AND BEVERLY, HOFFMAN ESTATES • Hoffman Estates Fire Department • Personal Injury Crash • 42.066650, -88.225169 (WB I-90 EB and MP 57 Hoffman Estates, IL) • Report of a crash with injuries with a vehicle that hit the retaining wall between MM 56.5 and MM 57. Crew on arrival reports one patient in a vehicle into the wall just west of Beverly Road. Illinois State Police advise firefighter/paramedics to stage for a combative subject in the vehicle. Scene secured by 5:13 a.m. [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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