Extra Alarm industrial fire at 1241 North Ellis Street Bensenville (Imagery ©2020 CNES / Airbus, Maxar Technologies, Sanborn, U.S. Geological Survey, USDA Farm Service Agency, Map data ©2020)

At Least Two Hurt at Extra Alarm Industrial Fire at Commercial Building on Ellis St Near Eastern Ave in Bensenville

891 Police and firefighter/paramedics from Bensenville responded about 4:43 p.m. Wednesday, November 11, 2020 to a report of an industrial fire in a commercial building fire 1241 North Ellis Street. Firefighters on arrival reported they […]

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Explosion and Chemical Fire at Odermath Factory on Frontenac in Naperville

Naperville Fire Department requested an extra alarm about noon Thursday for a fire at 1651 Frontenac where a factory was reported to have an explosion involving calcium chloride. At high temperatures or when moistened in fire conditions, calcium chloride can produce toxic or irritating fumes. Calcium chloride, mixed with hot water, can cause […] […]