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Video and Dispatch Audio: 3-11 Alarm Fire and Level 1 Hazmat in Chicago

SRResquire took in a 3-11 Alarm Fire and Level 1 Hazmat early this morning and captured this video with dispatch audio.  Description of the fire is below. “Plating Company 2 TL Snorkel and deck gun in use” Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:* First Name Email address: Leave this field empty if you're human:

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Images: Chicago Firefighters Working During Recent Two Week Cold Snap

Some fantastic images shared with us by veteran Chicago Area Photographer Gordon Nord shows Chicago Fire Department Companies working at some fires during the recent two week cold snap.  During this time temperatures have struggled to get out of the single digits during the day.  Chicago Firefighters have been busy during this time battling several fires a day.  Thank you ...

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HISTORIC HIGH-RISE CATCHES FIRE IN THE LOOP

Chicago Firefighters Had a Still and Box Alarm Fire at a Downtown High-Rise Early Tuesday Morning.  Companies responded and reported a fire on the 14th floor.  More below from ABC7 No one was injured in a fire at a historic high-rise in the Loop. Flames could be seen shooting from the top floor of the 14-story New York Life Insurance ...

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Chicago Firefighters Make Rescues at a 2-11 Alarm Fire

ABC7 News clip of the 2-11 Alarm Fire in the Back of The Yards Neighborhood in Chicago this afternoon.  The Fire broke out around 3:30 P.M. and involved two homes.  Chicago firefighters made several rescues and quickly contained the fire.  The fire was located at 4448 and 4450 S Honore and was quickly upgraded to a 2-11 Alarm Fire. CHICAGO (WLS) ...

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Chicago Fire Actor Helps Milwaukee Firefighters Warm Up Winter

MILWAUKEE – Todays TMJ4 “You might know David Eigenberg as Christopher Herrmann, a seasoned firefighter and salt-of-the-earth family man in NBC’s hit drama ‘Chicago Fire.’ In a recent visit to southeast Wisconsin, Eigenberg spent the day with our Milwaukee firefighters.  Eigenberg is the new face of the fire department’s ‘Warm Up Winter’ initiative. It will provide coats for about 2,500 Milwaukee school ...

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CFD Truck Co. 59 Towed After Getting Stuck Under Viaduct

WGN – TV – “At 79th and Kedzie in Chicago, a firetruck got stuck under a viaduct and was being towed.”  It appears that Truck 59 stalled under the viaduct after trying to pass thru flood waters. Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:* First Name Email address: Leave this field empty if you're human:

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Logan Square Fire Injures 2 Men and KillS 1 Women

Article NBC Chicago 8/15/2014: “A woman was killed and two men were injured when fire broke out in a second story apartment in Chicago’s Logan Square neighborhood. Firefighters were called to the 3400 block of West Armitage Avenue at about 11:40 p.m. Thursday. A fire official said the apartment had been vacant for about six month so it’s believed the ...

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Women Rescued by Chicago Fire Department From Chicago River 5/2/2014

Chicago Tribune: “A diver swam out to the middle of the Chicago River downtown and rescued a woman in her 70s who apparently had jumped in early this morning, officials said. The 79-year-old woman jumped into the river shortly before 1 a.m. near Orleans Street. Passersby said they threw a life preserver to her but she would not take it ...

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Blue Line derailment injures 32, train hits escalator at O’Hare

CTA released video of the Blue line train derailment that sent dozens to the hospital.     ABC7 EyeWitness News: “March 24, 2014 (CHICAGO) (WLS) – Police say 32 people were injured when a CTA Blue Line train derailed at the O’Hare station early Monday. The eight-car train derailed at the station about 2:50 a.m. CTA spokesman Brian Steele said the front ...

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Imprints Chicago Fire Boat Giveaway 30″ X 40″ Gator board

Chicago Fire Boat Give Away! Chicago Fire Boat in full salute mounted on a 30″ X 40″ Gator Board Canvas. The Chicago Fire Boat Image is valued at $120.00. The image below shows the high quality craftsmanship and detail put into the Canvas. All Canvas mounted photos are hand-made with the highest quality products on the market. All you have ...

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