Tag Archives: Firefighters Hurt

Video: 7 Chicago Firefighters Hurt Battling 2-11 Alarm Fire This Morning

  Chicago Firefighters had a busy morning battling a couple of extra alarm fires.  One fire involved a mayday alert due to a stairwell collapse.  One firefighter was injured during the stairwell collapse and several others suffered injuries after falling on the ice.  None of the injuries seem to be life threatening.  We wish our brothers a speedy recovery. (Article ...

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Two Firefighters Hurt During Collapse in Robbins (Cook County) IL Fire

Two firefighters injured in Robbins, IL overnight when a abandoned building that was on fire had some sort of a collapse.  It is believed the firefighters did not suffer life threatening injuries.  A mayday alert did go out during this fire. We wish our brothers a speedy recovery.  Here is more on the fire. (WLS) — “Two firefighters were injured ...

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BREAKING- (UPDATED) Two Firefighters Critically Injured when Ladder Makes Contact with Power Lines

Article from Arlington Cardinal: “Two Taylor County firefighters were seriously injured from an electric shock Thursday while on an assignment to help the Campbellsville University band conduct an ALS ice bucket challenge. The firefighters were moving the apparatus into transport mode or lowering the bucket after the event when an electric power arc occurred with nearby power lines that struck ...

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