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Video and Fireground Audio: 2-11 Alarm Fire in Chicago

Video and fireground audio of a 2-11 Alarm Fire on Monday night in Chicago.  The video was posted by SRResquire and description is below. “Fire in a cleaners Tower Ladder and Snorkel in operation” Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:* First Name Email address: Leave this field empty if you're human:

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Chicago Firefighter Shot While Operating at Car Fire

Disturbing news out of Chicago overnight as a Firefighter was shot while operating at a car fire.  More on the story below.  We wish our brother a speedy recovery. CHICAGO (WLS) — “A Chicago firefighter is recovering after being shot while putting out a car fire Sunday morning in Albany Park on the Northwest Side, fire and police officials said. ...

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Video: Chicago Fire Department Arrival Video at a Waste Facility Fire

Arrival video of Chicago Companies operating at a waste facility fire back in November of 2019.  Video posted by Matts Curiosity Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:* First Name Email address: Leave this field empty if you're human:

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Chicago Fire Department Forced to Cancel Lieutenant and Battalion Chief Promotional Exams

Chicago Sun Times Article: “Chicago’s police and fire exams have been plagued for decades by a series of testing problems and bias claims that have triggered a seemingly endless string of lawsuits. Now, there’s another chapter to add to that sorry saga. Hundreds of candidates who had studied for months in hopes of being promoted to lieutenant and battalion chief ...

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Chicago Fire Department Large Commercial Fire 3-11 by Steve Redick

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Arlington Cardinal Article:  Chicago firefighters responded about 10:30 p.m. Tuesday January 14, 2020 to a vacant warehouse building fire in the block of 8500 South Vincennes Avenue. The fire response was elevated to a Still and Box Alarm by 10:36 p.m. with Battalion 21 in command, reporting a 1-story bow string truss building approximately 100 feet by 150 feet with ...

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Chicago Fire Engine Crashes into Car After Possible Brake Failure

Engine Co. 122 may have had a brake failure and crashed into a car.  The civilian driving the vehicle and 4 Members of Engine Co. 122 were transported to the Hospital.  More on the Story below. CHICAGO (CBS) — “Four Chicago firefighters and one other person were injured Sunday morning, when a fire engine and a car collided in the ...

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Video and Fireground Audio: 3-11 Alarm Fire in Chicago at Former Gatelys Department Store

Video of Chicago Fire Department Companies Operating at a 3-11 Alarm Fire Early Friday Morning.  The video was posted by SRResquire and description is below. “112th & Michigan former Gatelys Department Store Numerous tower ladders and snorkel in operation” Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:* First Name Email address: Leave this field empty if you're human:

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Video: Well Involved Apartment Fire in Chicago

Video posted by Florida Dad shows Chicago Fire Department Companies working a well involved apartment fire in Chicago.  The Video was posted Today (Memorial Day) and not much of a description was given.  The gentleman who posted the video can’t recall when this was.  Anybody out there remember? Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:* First Name Email address: Leave this ...

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Video: Companies in Chicago Responding to a Still Alarm in a High Rise

Video of Companies in Chicago responding to a Still Alarm in a High Rise.  Companies eventually determined it was bad cooking in one of the apartments.  Video was posted by SRResquire.  It was filmed by Jim McCall.   Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:* First Name Email address: Leave this field empty if you're human:

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Video: 5-11 Alarm Fire and Level 1 Hazmat in Chicago, IL

Video of companies responding and operating at a 5-11 Alarm Fire in Chicago, IL.  The video was posted by Arvell Dorsey Jr. and description is below. “Here’s part 1 of the then 5-11 Alarm/Hazmat Level 1 commercial fire at the Newly Weds Food facility. Part 2 of the video will show the aftermath of the tragic fire.” Subscribe for updates and new ...

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