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

295 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

658 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 📌

814 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

399 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

1,050 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

811 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, […]

Fire exposure to adjacent building on South King Drive, Chicago
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Police Attempting Rescue Before Firefighters Arrive Trapped for Short Time in Apartment Fire on South King Drive, Chicago

314 Police and firefighter/paramedics from Chicago responded about 10:00 p.m. Saturday February 15, 2020 to an apartment fire at 4820 South King Drive. Battalion Chief 5 activated a Still and Box Alarm at about 10:04 […]