Rosemont police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 8:43 AM Saturday October 12, 2019 to a report of a vehicle on eastbound I-90 near the split with I-190. 41.986575, -87.861067 (Eb I-90 Rosemont, Il). Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report that landscaping truck was on fire.
Rosemont fire crews on arrival reported a work truck cab with fully-involved fire. Driver is out. The fire just before the Rosemont Toll Plaza and before the I-90 and I-190 split.
Des Plaines Fire Department also responded to assist Rosemont firefighters.
The work truck was hauling a wood chipper. The fire was declared knocked by 9:13 p.m.
Chicago Fire Department was dispatched to an incorrect address from a caller that located the scene closer to Cumberland.
All lanes of the eastbound I-90 tollway were shut down during firefighting operations. The vehicle was located in the cash lanes near the toll plaza.
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