Extra Alarm Fire at the FedEx Facility on 75th Street, Bedford Park — 3 Semi-Trailers on Fire

Police, firefighters and paramedics from Bedford Park responded about 8:30 a.m. Friday, November 12, 2021 to a report of an fire at the FedEx facility 6833 West 75th Street in Bedford Park.

The fire at 9:05 a.m. did not involve the building, but three semi-trailer trucks were burning. Firefighters were working to extinguish the fire and move the trailer away from the building.

There was some smoke affecting the building, which required ventilation.

A MABAS Division 21 Box Alarm #73 was activated about 8:46 a.m.

Firefighters, paramedics and/or command officers from Bridgeview, Oak Lawn, and Lyons were assigned to the scene.

Firefighters, paramedics and/or command officers from Tri-State, Hometown, and Orland were assigned to standby at Bedford Park fire stations.


The information in this article is an early report published before any summary information was confirmed or released by police or fire authorities.


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