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Video: Chicago Firefighters Overhauling and Checking for Extension at a Rear House

Video posted by SRResquire shows Companies working a rear house fire in Chicago as the cold begins to settle in today.  Description of the video states, “Auto that communicated to a rear house”. Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:*

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Images: Still and Box Alarm Fire in Chicago

Matthew Sosnowski captured some great images of companies working at a Still and Box Alarm Fire in Chicago on Saturday.  Description of the fire is below.  Thank you for sharing Matthew. “SATURDAY 11-26-2016 DATELINE CITY OF CHICAGO ILLINOIS STILL ALARM + WORKING FIRE RESPONSE + BOX ALARM + 1 S/C + 4 CHANGE OF QUARTERS COMPAMIES @ 4950 SOUTH ON ...

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Video: Chicago Firefighters Battle Thanksgiving Day Dwelling Fire

Video of Chicago Firefighters battling a Thanksgiving Day dwelling fire.  The video was posted by Bloody Chicago and description is below. “While everyone else is enjoying Football and soon a turkey dinner the men of the Chicago Fire Department are risking their lives battling a blaze at 51st and Wolcott on Chicago south side. They don’t pay these guys enough.” Subscribe for ...

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Two Chicago Firefighters Injured Monday Battling One of Several Fires in The City

Two Chicago Firefighters were injured battling a Town House Fire in Chicago on Monday.  The fire in Chinatown was one of several fires the Chicago Fire Department has responded to in the last 24 Hrs. Including a 3-11 Alarm Fire and a 2-11 Alarm Fire.  More on the story below.  We also would like to wish our brothers a speedy ...

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Raw Video: 2-11 Alarm Fire in Chicago

Raw video posted by Hot Today shows Chicago Fire Companies working at a 2-11 Alarm Fire this morning at an Old Post Office Building which has been the site of several fires over the past few years.  No description was given other than no injuries reported.  Chicago Firefighters also battled a 3-11 Alarm Fire last evening. Subscribe for updates and new job ...

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Video and Fireground Audio: 5-11 Alarm Fire in Chicago, 2 Firefighters Injured

Video posted by SRResquire shows Chicago Fire Department Companies battling a 5-11 Alarm Fire, Level 1 Haz-Mat, and a EMS Plan 1 early this morning.  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 ...

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Video: Chicago Firefighters Battle Van Fire on The Kennedy Expressway. Appears to Be Some Magnesium Reaction to The Water

Chicago Firefighters battled a van on fire on the Outbound Kennedy Expressway early this morning.  ABC 7 News obtained video which appears to show a possible magnesium reaction to the water.  We are glad to learn there were no injuries reported.  More on the fire below. CHICAGO (WLS) — “No injuries were reported after a van caught fire on the ...

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Video: Seven Fires Early This Morning in One Chicago Neighborhood Leaves One Dead

Companies in Chicago were busy early this morning taking in seven fires in one neighborhood.  All the fires appear to be the work of an arsonist.  More on the fires below. ABC 7 Chicago – “A man was found dead at the scene of one of seven fires that authorities said were intentionally set on Chicago’s Southwest Side. His death ...

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Video and Fireground Audio: 3-11 Alarm Fire in a Chicago Strip Mall

Video and fireground audio of companies in Chicago working a 3-11 alarm fire last evening. The video was posted by SRResquire and description is below. “423 S Kedzie 2 TL Snorkel and turret wagon working” Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:*

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Happening Now: 2-11 Alarm Fire at the Crash Involving Multiple Cars and Semi Trucks on I-55 at Cicero Avenue in Chicago

UPDATED 13:00 HRS:  Chicago firefighters are currently battling a 2-11 Alarm Fire on the Stevenson Expressway (I-55) and and Cicero Avenue.  The scene involves multiple semi trucks and some civilian vehicles.  The Stevenson is currently closed in both directions.  Below is more on the story from local media.  No word at this time on any injuries or fatalities. (WLS) — “Four ...

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