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FIRE BLOG B

Gas Line Hit with Gas Leak During Construction at Former Living Room on East Golf Rd Near Route 53, Schaumburg

Commercial construction gas leak on Golf Road, Schaumburg with Engine 54 deck gun dispersing or blocking gas vapors to adjacent building. Schaumburg police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 2:26 PM Monday May 7, 2018 to a […]

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Police Searching Possible Explosives in Home on Lake Shore Blvd Near Highland Ave, Wauconda — Large Perimeter Evacuated

UPDATE: The evacuation was being lifted by about 12:18 am Friday, and residents were allowed to return home. Lakeshore Blvd remained closed to thru traffic between Route 176 and Hill Street. Highland Avenue remained closed […]

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Death Toll from South Carolina Flooding Rises to 9; Evacuation in Forest Acres from Dam Failure

Devastating storms killed at least nine people in South Carolina. CNN’s Polo Sandoval reports. New mandatory evacuation orders were issued Monday after a dam failed in Forest Acres, South Carolina, a northeast suburb of Columbia. […]

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Firefighters Extinguish Propane Tank on Fire At Penray Automotive Plant On Denniston Ct, Wheeling — Extra Alarm Fire

VIDEO: Fire scene at Penray, and interviews with Whitney Camp and Ron Reeves where their employees and clients at Avenues to Independence were evacuated because of the risk of a major propane tank explosion in […]