Arlington Heights Fire Department paramedics help a man who was involved in a crash with a snow plow near Hersey High School (Willow Road and Waterman Avenue) about 6:37 p.m.
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Scenes from Chicagoland’s First 2020-2021 Significant Winter Snowfall; 15 PI Crashes Near Arlington Heights

CBS 2’s Mugo Odigwe was live in the Mobile Weather Lab driving through Bloomingdale on U.S. 20. Mugo Odigwe described wet roads with ice and snow (Mugo Odigwe/CBS Chicago). There were 15 personal injury (PI) […]

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CARDINAL EMERGENCIES: Chicago Fire Scanner and Citizen Witness Reports for Tuesday, September 3 2019

TODAY’S 9-1-1 EMERGENCIES TIMELINE IN CHICAGOLAND TUE SEP 03 2019 ~9:31 AM CRASH WITH INJURIES AT PALATINE ROAD AND QUENTIN ROAD PALATINE • Palatine Fire Department • Personal Injury Crash • Palatine Road and Quentin […]

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Two Crashes Day Before Speed Awareness Day and a Rollover Crash on Speed Awareness Day in Arlington Heights

Three crashes in Arlington Heights around Illinois Speed Awareness Day — two before Speed Awareness Day and one on Speed Awareness Day. Arlington Heights police and firefighter/paramedics responded to two crashes Tuesday afternoon and one […]

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Critically Injured Anatoliy Elkind Becomes Second to Die from Crash on Rand Rd Near Thomas St, Arlington Heights

Witness interview with Rachel Monat after she swerved to avoid a wrong way driver, that proceeded to crash head-on in vehicles behind her on Rand Road just west of Thomas Street, Arlington Heights. Anatoliy Elkind, […]

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One Killed in Rollover Crash With Injuries and Entrapment on Rand Rd Just West of Thomas St, Arlington Heights

VIDEO: Multiple injury, multiple vehicle crash with one fatality on Rand Road west of Thomas Street Monday afternoon [WARNING: Video shows a chaotic scene with the intent to show the skills of firefighter/paramedics as they […]

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Re: Hailey Owens Abduction; Our Communities and Police Are Woefully Unprepared to Respond to Witnessed Child Abductions

Craig Michael Wood has been booked into jail in connection with the kidnapping and murder of 10-year-old Hailey Owens. What follows is not a criticism of the work of police officers, or the work of […]

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Multiple Chicagoland Crashes During Friday Morning Rush with Snow Cover; EMS Box at River Road Crash, Schiller Park

Roads are slick with numerous crashes during the morning rush. Snowfall accumulation is about 1.0 inch with snowfall occurring since about 4:30 a.m. and continuing through 7:30 a.m. Some crashes include … 8:35 a.m. — […]