Rolling Meadows fire truck at scene of brush fire near northbound Route 53 south of Kirchoff Road.
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Guardrail Repair Work Causes Small Wildfire on Northbound Route 53 Near Kirchoff Rd Rolling Meadows

Sparks from guardrail repair ignite brush fire near northbound Route 53 south of Kirchoff Road Rolling Meadows. YouTube Tips ⓘ Police, firefighters and paramedics from Rolling Meadows responded about 11:39 a.m. Wednesday, October 5, 2022 […]

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Explanations for Smoke Sightings on Route 53, I-90, and I-290 in Elk Grove, Rolling Meadows, Barrington, and Westchester

Rolling Meadows police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 2:10 PM Wednesday March 21, 2018 to a report of a restaurant fire near Golf Road and Algonquin Road Rolling Meadows, IL. Police and firefighter/paramedics in Rolling Meadows […]

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Small Grass Fire Near Juliette Low School on South Highland Ave, Heritage Park, Arlington Heights

Arlington Heights police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 7:24 AM Friday to a report of a small grass fire at Juliette Low School 1530 South Highland Avenue Arlington Heights, IL. Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report […]

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Power Outage, Grass Fire Sunday in Arlington Heights; About 900 ComEd Customers without Electricity

VIDEO: Grass fire quickly extinguished by Arlington Heights firefighters on Chestnut Avenue, just south of Euclid Avenue. More than 800 residents were without power in Arlington Heights Sunday. Disruptions in power began about 1:55 p.m. […]

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Grass Fire, Snapped Utility Poles As Semi-Trailer Truck Hits Power Lines on Hicks Rd at Kirchoff Rd, Rolling Meadows

A semi-trailer truck hit sagging power lines on Hicks Road north of Kirchoff Road and pulled down many lines and snapped four utility poles Wednesday night (See 40 photos on Facebook.com/CardinalEmergencies). Rolling Meadows police and […]

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Two Teens Investigated After Suspicious Grass Fire Near Shell Gas Station, Algonquin Rd and Elmhurst Rd

Mount Prospect police and firefighters responded about 10:41 a.m. Monday to a grass fire behind a Shell gas station at Elmhurst Road and Algonquin Road. Police received a report that two teens were possibly responsible […]