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FIRE BLOG C

Possible Pool Chemical Exposure with at Least 2 Victims at Pool House at Village Green Near Half Day Rd, Lincolnshire

142 Lincolnshire police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 2:26 PM Thursday May 23, 2019 to a report of two people unconscious and breathing from a possible chlorine or pool chemical exposure at a condominium pool house, […]

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FIRE BLOG C

I-94 Blocked: Crash on Edens Expressway At Dempster St (Route 58) Involves Hazmat Operation For Fuel Leak from Semi-Trailer Truck on its Side

49 VIDEO: Recovery operations included dragging the tractor of the semi-trailer truck across lanes of northbound I-94 (Edens Expressway) Friday night. A major traffic accident on the Edens Expressway at Dempster Street (Route 58) just […]

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FIRE BLOG B

Forklift Hits Overhead Ceiling Gas Heater; Gas Leak at Packaging Supply Warehouse on Mitchell Blvd, Schaumburg

33 Schaumburg police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 11:23 a.m. Tuesday to a report of a gas leak after a forklift hit an overhead, ceiling gas-powered heater in a warehouse at JIT Packaging, 1365 Mitchell Boulevard. […]

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Water Safety

Woman Heads for Deep Water in Lake Michigan Near Dempster in Evanston, Turns Up Barely Clothed, Walking Near Boat House

45 Evanston firefighter/paramedics called for an extra alarm diver’s box about 2:00 a.m. Friday after Evanston police saw a woman venture into deep water at about 1:30 a.m. near the Dempster Boat House, 101 Dempster […]