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Images-West Chicago Special Alarm @ 923 Gates Rd.

Published April 4, 2014 John Tulipano: “West Chicago Special Alarm at @ 923 Gates, call came in as a basement fire. Companies arrived to find fire in basement. It traveled up a plumbing wall into the dormer on the second floor. Fire was under control in about 30 minutes using 4-handlines. You can find more images at: http://tulipano-firephotos.smugmug.com/FIRES/32014-West-Chicago-Special/ Youtube Channel:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kRaYXo60fA4 ...

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Body Found By Crew Fighting House Fire In Peoria County

Central Illinois Proud: “PEORIA COUNTY – The Peoria County Coroner is working to identify a body found in a house fire Tuesday morning. Crews were called out to 22,000-block of  Berchtold Road near Chillicothe around 7:30 a.m. Lt. Detective Timothy Kenny with the Peoria County Sheriff’s said the house was fully engulfed and is a complete loss. The Peoria County ...

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(Video) St. Louis Firefighters working residential house fire 2100 Block Linton

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Fire causes $80,000 in damage to Crystal Lake home

Daily Herold: “Crystal Lake fire investigators, police and the state fire marshal are investigating a blaze that left a one-story home with about $80,000 in damage Saturday, authorities said. The first firefighters on the scene shortly after 5 p.m. found heavy flames and smoke coming from the rear of the home on the 0-100 block of Barberry Drive.  Continued….   ...

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Two uninjured after fire guts Alton home

The Telegraph by Linda Weller: “ALTON — A woman heard a boom in her home Thursday morning, went downstairs to discover a fire in the living room and roused her sleeping mother. Both women escaped the burning house, 2323 Humbert St., with no injuries. “I’m blessed,” said homeowner Louella Clanton, 67, as she stood shivering across the street in Salu Park in ...

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Fire Destroys $800,000 Home in Winnetka (Raw Video)

You can find more of these amazing images at www.chicagoarefire.com Larry Shapiro is a professional photographer that captures most of the fires in the Chicago Metro area. Read more at (Click Here)   Chicagoareafire.com (Larry Shapiro) “The Winnetka Fire Department was called to a house with smoke coming from the attic at 924 Pine Tree Court just after 9PM on Wednesday evening. ...

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Firefighters respond to Hoffman Estates house fire

By Dan Waters and Kate Jacobson, Tribune reporters 4:55 pm, February 5, 2014 A Hoffman Estates home caught fire this afternoon, though early reports from authorities and neighbors appeared to indicate everyone escaped the blaze. Fire officials arrived at the house in the 1000 block of Basswood Street in Hoffman Estates, just before 2 p.m. Wednesday to find a home engulfed ...

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Woman dies following house fire in Berwyn

Chicago Tribune: “A woman believed in her 60s died following a house fire in Berwyn this morning, authorities said. The woman was pronounced dead on the scene at 7:36 a.m. after being found at a home in the 2400 block of South Scoville Avenue in the west suburb, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office. The woman was found ...

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Pre-arrival video of house fire in Canada

Pre-Arrival video of fully engulfed house fire in Edgewater, Regina, Saskatchewan, Thauberger Road, February 1st 2014 Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:* First Name Email address: Leave this field empty if you're human:

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Massive fire destroys two-story Dunmore home

BY PETER CAMERON AND KYLE WIND (STAFF WRITERS)Published: January 17, 2014 DUNMORE – A massive, roaring fire destroyed a two-story house in Dunmore on Thursday where two residents escaped unharmed. Orange flames shot out holes in the roof and the fire ravaged the attic and the second floor of the house at 404 Mortimer St. before firefighters extinguished the blaze. ...

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