Heavy smoke at Rolling Meadows condo fire on Algonquin Road "Coach Light Condominiums."
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One Resident, One Firefighter Hurt at Condo/Apartment Building Extra Alarm Fire on Algonquin Rd Rolling Meadows

2,053 Resident and firefighter injured in extra alarm apartment fire on Algonquin Road Rolling Meadows Police, firefighters and paramedics from Rolling Meadows responded about 1:37 a.m. Tuesday, December 29, 2020 to an activated fire alarm […]

Significant fire showing from the roof after it burned off a section of vertical mansard roof at condo apartment fire in Palatine (PHOTO CREDIT: Lance Neuses)
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Firefighters Stop Advanced Attic Fire in High Winds at Condo Apartment Building on Dundee Quarter in Palatine

988 Fireground scene at condo apartment fire on Dundee Quarter in Palatine Wednesday morning December 23, 2020. Police and firefighters from Palatine responded at 8:33 a.m. Wednesday, December 23, 2020, to a report of fire […]

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Aftermath at Fire Scene Where 7 People Jumped from Burning Apartment Building in Dekalb, Georgia — 17 Injured

331 Eighteen people injured at 12-unit apartment building at the Fairington apartment complex in Stonecrest in DeKalb County, Georgia (Sally Sears/CBS46). DeKalb County firefighters responded Friday, December 11, 2020 to extinguish an apartment fire in […]

Fire scene outside 400 East Randolph Street in Chicago on Tuesday, September 15, 2020
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Condominium Apartment Fire on 32nd Floor on East Randolph St Near North Harbor Dr, Chicago — Extra Alarm Fire

423 Police and firefighter/paramedics from Chicago responded about 12:30 a.m. Tuesday, September 15, 2020 to a report of an apartment fire at 400 East Randolph Street in downtown Chicago. Firefighters arrived about 12:33 a.m. with […]

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Melrose Park Firefighters, Area Firefighters Fight Fire Involving 4 Apartment Buildings on 36th Ave Near North Ave in Stone Park

789 Fire investigators responded to determine the cause of the destruction of four Stone Park apartment buildings. Police from Stone Park and firefighter/paramedics from Melrose Park Fire Department responded about 2:45 p.m. Saturday, September 5, […]

Glendale Heights condominium fire with two homicide Monday, August 24, 2020
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Two Victims Found Dead at Water’s Edge Condominium Complex Extra Alarm Fire in Glendale Heights Died from Gunshot Wounds 📌

894 Two found dead, one found injured in fierce extra-alarm condominium fire on Waters Edge Drive in Glendale Heights. A few residents of the Water’s Edge Condominium Complex in Glendale Heights thought they heard gunshot […]

Balcony deck fire on Johnson Drive in Buffalo Grove (PHOTO CREDIT: Max Weingardt
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Balcony Deck Fire Spreads to Apartment Below on Johnson Drive at The Green at Chevy Chase Apartments in Buffalo Grove

514 Police and firefighter/paramedics from Buffalo Grove responded about 1:40 p.m. Saturday, August 29, 2020 to a report of a fire on a “third floor patio” in the block of 1500 Johnson Drive. Firefighters arrived […]

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Firefighters Rescue Woman from Apartment Fire on South Arlington Heights Rd Near Sigwalt St, Arlington Heights

1,207 Woman rescued from second floor smoke-filled apartment in fire in mixed retail, residential building in Arlington Heights. Police and firefighter/paramedics from Arlington Heights responded about 3:35 AM Wednesday August 27, 2020 to a report […]

Glendale Heights Water's Edge Condo building fire
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Two People Found Dead, Child Found Injured at Extra Alarm Fire at Water’s Edge Condominium Complex in Glendale Heights

933 Two found dead, one child found injured in fierce extra-alarm condominium fire involving a 3-story building in Glendale Heights. Police and firefighter/paramedics from Bloomingdale Fire Protection District responded about 10:02 a.m. Monday, August 24, […]