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Four Transported to Hospitals by Medics from House Fire on Westgate Road Across from Tomahawk Park, Des Plaines

Des Plaines police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 8:42 AM Sunday October 22, 2017 to a report of a house fire at 389 South Westgate Road Des Plaines, Il. Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report of […]

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Gas Explosion Reported; Significant Damage to Townhouse Apartment on Linda Ln Near Holly Ln, Unincorporated Des Plaines

Cook County Sheriff’s police and North Maine and Des Plaines firefighter/paramedics responded about 9:15 AM Thursday to gas explosion with a structural collapse at 9955 Linda Lane Des Plaines, Il. Police and firefighter/paramedics received a […]

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Hazmat Incident Kills 2 People, Critically Injures Another, and Injures 4 Cook County Sheriff’s Deputies on Harrison St, Unincorporated Des Plaines

Cook County Sheriff’s police and North Maine Fire Protection District firefighter/paramedics responded about 3:06 PM Thursday to a report of three people not breathing at 3439 Harrison Street Des Plaines, IL. Police and firefighter/paramedics received […]

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Forgetting to Open the Flue Damper for a Fire in the Fireplace Causes Smoke to Backup into Houses on Hi-Lusi Ave in Mt Prospect and Downing Rd in Buffalo Grove

Probably a lot more people are using their fireplaces for a little extra heat today. That means a greater chance that a number of people might forget to open their fireplace flue damper. Firefighters in […]

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House Fire with Teen Missing on North Stratford Road, Prospect Heights; Found Safe in Arlington Heights

VIDEO: House fire on North Stratford Road Prospect Heights. UPDATE: Teen Charged with Aggravated Arson After His Family’s House Fire on Stratford, Prospect Heights Prospect Heights police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 3:33 AM Monday to […]