The Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore plans to conduct at least three prescribed burns this fall, and possibly as many as six.
A young man with hopes of getting a license to legally explode fireworks may have blown his chance this week.
A 60-year-old woman died after being severely burned early Thursday in a fire caused by smoking while using oxygen in her Wicker Park neighborhood home.
What would you do if your child got scalded by boiling hot water? Local doctors say you need to know, because it happens more often than you think.
One minute, a Mount Prospect man was cooking a turkey. The next, his leg was burning in bubbling, hot oil. CBS 2′s Pamela Jones talks with the accident victim.
A man became so upset when his 2-year-old son asked him to change his soiled diaper that he scalded the toddler with a burning hot frying pan.
A Hoffman Estates man is dead, after suffering burns all over his body during a fire and explosion at his home on Monday evening.
An Englewood neighborhood man has been charged with heinous battery for allegedly injuring his stepson with a caustic liquid and a screwdriver, police said.
A fire investigation after the death of an elderly Naperville woman last month is over, with officials determining the blaze was accidental, but an exact cause remains undetermined, fire officials said on Wednesday.
A woman whose clothing caught fire in January at her home died early Sunday.