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

236 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

580 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 📌

755 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

321 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

982 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

739 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, […]

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SUV Fire on Driveway After Downed Power Line from Tropical Depression Cristobal; Tree Down Near Dryden Ave North of Euclid Ave Arlington Heights

1,885 Tropical Depression Cristobal winds bring down power line, ignite SUV with explosions on driveway on Dryden Avenue north of Euclid Avenue in Arlington Heights Police and firefighter/paramedics from Arlington Heights responded about 3:35 p.m. […]