Video posted byÂ SRResquireÂ shows Chicago Fire Department Companies battling a 5-11 Alarm Fire, Level 1 Haz-Mat, and a EMS Plan 1 early this morning. Â Description of the video is below a long with some media coverage.
“Pallet yard and loading dock complex Several tower ladders and a snorkel squad working”
NBC Chicago – “Two Chicago firefighters were hurt while battling a massive fireÂ in a Little Village neighborhood industrial parkÂ early Friday on the Southwest Side.
Emergency crewsÂ responded about 3:15 a.m. to the factory yard near 25th Street and Rockwell, according to Chicago Police.
The fire started at a wooden palletÂ shop and spread to a muffler business, Chicago Fire Dept. Deputy Commissioner Mike Callahan told reporters at the scene.
By 4:45 a.m., aÂ fifthÂ alarm was called along with a hazardous materials response and an EMS Plan I, bringingÂ about 25 fire engines, five ambulancesÂ and more than 200 firefighters to the scene.”…Continue Reading Here