Power line down on pickup truck on Dunton Avenue between Euclid Avenue and Hawthorne Street in Arlington Heights
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Power Line Down on Pickup Truck, Utility Pole Fire on Dunton Ave Near Hawthorne St Causes Power Outage to 350 in Arlington Heights

Firefighters and paramedics from Arlington Heights responded about 9:39 a.m. Thursday, March 25, 2021 to a report of an transformer that blew with a wire down that was arcing near Dunton Avenue and Euclid Avenue […]

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Construction Worker Injured in Exposure to Underground Power Line Hazard on Wilke Rd Near Nichols Rd, Arlington Heights

Worker checked for burns and/or electric shock injury following exposure to an underground electric line during a work process involving a hydrovac truck. Police and firefighter/paramedics from Arlington Heights responded about 11:59 a.m. Wednesday July […]

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SUV Fire on Driveway After Downed Power Line from Tropical Depression Cristobal; Tree Down Near Dryden Ave North of Euclid Ave Arlington Heights

Tropical Depression Cristobal winds bring down power line, ignite SUV with explosions on driveway on Dryden Avenue north of Euclid Avenue in Arlington Heights Police and firefighter/paramedics from Arlington Heights responded about 3:35 p.m. Tuesday […]

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Multiple Power Line Problems Associated with High Winds Begin about 3:15 PM Thursday; Tornado Watch Expires Early

Damage consistent with a tornado downed several trees where a Tornado Warning was activated Thursday afternoon in northwest Indiana. One of the trees fell on a home in Lowell, Indiana, which is just southeast of […]

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Atlantic City Electric Comes to the Rescue for Downed Power Line Blocking Emergency Room Access to Northwest Community Hospital, Arlington Heights

Downed Power Line Atlantic City Electric Helping ComEd in Arlington Heights, Illinois Arlington Heights police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 2:13 PM Friday November 30, 2018 to a report of a power line sagging over the […]

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Power Line Down with Tree Fire on North Kennicott Ave Between Braeside Dr and Berkley Dr, Arlington Heights

Arlington Heights police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 8:57 AM Wednesday to a report of a downed power line at 2730 North Kennicott Ave Arlington Heights, Il. Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report of a power […]

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Power Line Down, About 100 ComEd Customers without Power Near Hickory Ave and Kensington Rd, Arlington Heights

Arlington Heights police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 4:31 PM Thursday to a report of a power line down at Hickory Avenue and Kensington Road Arlington Heights, IL. Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report that a […]