Raging Fire Engulfs West Side Building

A three-alarm fire at a West Side building could be seen for miles Thursday afternoon.


Riverwoods Fire

Extra-Alarm Fire Rages In Riverwoods

An extra-alarm fire shut down a busy road in Riverwoods early Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–05/01/2012

Downers Grove Fire

Two-Alarm Blaze Damages State Senator’s Downers Grove Office

Firefighters spent almost three hours putting out a fire that erupted at a two-story brick office building early Monday in west suburban Downers Grove.

CBS Chicago–03/12/2012

Cicero Avenue Fire

Extra-Alarm Fire Breaks Out At West Side Chinese Restaurant

An extra-alarm fire broke out early Wednesday at a Chinese restaurant in the South Austin neighborhood, and left two other buildings damaged.

CBS Chicago–12/14/2011

Wheaton Fire

Extra-Alarm Fire Sweeps Through House In Wheaton

Investigators are probing the cause of an extra-alarm fire that broke out early Wednesday morning in Wheaton.

CBS Chicago–11/02/2011

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Extra-Alarm Fire Rages At House In Hampshire

An extra-alarm fire raged Tuesday morning at a house in the town of Hampshire in northwestern Kane County.

CBS Chicago–09/27/2011

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Investigation Continues For Boystown Apartment Building Fire

The cause remains under investigation Monday for a fire that left 100 people homeless and injured a firefighter in the Boystown neighborhood over the weekend.

CBS Chicago–08/29/2011

Drexel Avenue Fire

Extra-Alarm Fire Breaks Out In Chatham Apartment Building

An extra-alarm fire broke out early Monday in a four-story apartment building in the Chatham neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–08/22/2011

Franklin Park Fire

Extra-Alarm Fire Destroys Vacant Motel In Franklin Park

Firefighters battled an extra-alarm fire early Thursday at a vacant motel in Franklin Park.

CBS Chicago–08/11/2011

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Fire Damages Lake Shore Drive High-Rise Condo Complex

A Lake Shore Drive high-rise sustained serious damage in an extra-alarm fire over the weekend.

CBS Chicago–07/25/2011

West Chicago Fire

Extra-Alarm Fire Rips Through West Chicago Apartment Complex

An extra-alarm fire broke out overnight at an apartment complex in West Chicago overnight, and some residents were reportedly trapped.

CBS Chicago–07/11/2011

Evanston Fire

Extra-Alarm Fire Destroys Building In Evanston

Firefighters in Evanston had their hands full battling a three-alarm blaze that destroyed a building overnight.

CBS Chicago–03/16/2011

Fulton Street Fire

Extra-Alarm Fire On Near West Side

An extra-alarm fire broke out early Friday in an industrial district on the city’s Near West Side.

CBS Chicago–02/18/2011

Houston Avenue Fire

15 Left Homeless By South Chicago Fire

Firefighters braved air temperatures in the teens and single-digit wind chills overnight as they battled a blaze in the South Chicago neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–01/14/2011