Riverdale, IL Mayday Alert and 2-11 Alarm Fire Tue. Night

Chicago Tribune

Chicago Tribune

Riverdale, IL Firefighters had a Mayday Alert and a 2-11 Alarm Fire on Tue. Night.  Companies responded to a fire in a 3 story building.  It’s unknown what sparked the Mayday but four firefighters suffered non life threatening injuries. Here is more on the fire below.

Courtesy of CINS - RIVERDALE, IL (COOK): A 2ND ALARM & MAYDAY ALERT NOW ON BOX #801 @13705 STEWART. 1 FF RESCUED. (CINS001/99/113)

Chicago Tribune – “Four firefighters suffered non-life-threatening injuries while battling an extra-alarm blaze at a condominium building Tuesday in Riverdale, officials said.

About 100 firefighters from departments all over the south suburbs responded to the fire in a three-story building within the Riverwood Condominiums at 137th Street and Stewart Avenue.

The Riverdale Fire Department’s deputy chief, Art Schweitzer, said he doesn’t know how the firefighters were hurt, but said they will be OK.

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