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Two Police Officers, Firefighter Hurt Responding To West Pullman Fire

The officers, both men in their 30s, knocked on the door of the home in the 12400 block of South State Street about 4 a.m. and searched it after a neighbor reported seeing smoke, according to police and fire officials.


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Firefighter Hospitalized After Bridgeport Porch Fire

A Chicago firefighter officer was hospitalized this morning after fighting a porch fire in the Bridgeport neighborhood.


The fire could be seen through the top floor of the building in the 1300 block of West Cullerton Street. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Firefighter Injured In Extra-Alarm Blaze In Pilsen

The fire at the vacant building in the 1300 block of West Cullerton Street was first reported about 3 a.m. and was upgraded to a two-alarm blaze 20 minutes later.


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Two Residents Rescued, Firefighter Hurt In Elmhurst Fire

Firefighters responding to the fire about 4:20 a.m. on Jan. 10 at a home at 15W414 Fillmore St. found fire venting from the second floor bedroom and roof, according to a statement from the Elmhurst Fire Department.


Isaiah Camacho (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Arson In Logan Square Blaze That Injured Firefighter

Isaiah M. Camacho, 18, of the 4700 block of West Deming, was charged with one count of aggravated arson, Chicago Police announced Wednesday night.


Firefighters at the scene of a blaze early Wednesday in the 3500 block of West Palmer. (Photo credit: Network Video Productions)

Man Charged In Logan Square Arson Fire

Crews were called shortly after 3 a.m. to the fire in the 3500 block of West Palmer Street, police and fire officials said. The fire started in a vacant two-story building and spread to an adjacent two-story building which was occupied.


Two homes were damaged by an extra-alarm fire in West Englewood, and a firefighter was hurt putting out the blaze. (Credit: CBS)

Firefighter Hurt While Putting Out West Englewood Fire

The fire started around 9:30 a.m. at a house at 6629 S. Bishop St., and ended up spreading to a house next door. No one was home at either house at the time, but both homes were significantly damaged by the blaze.


A Chicago firefighter works to help extinguish a fire in the 3200 block of West Wabansia Avenue on Oct. 8, 2013. (Credit: NVP Video)

Firefighter, Civilian Injured In Humboldt Park Fire

A firefighter and one other person were injured, and several people were forced out of their homes, after damaged three buildings in the Humboldt Park neighborhood overnight.


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Firefighter Hurt In East Side Restaurant Fire

A “mayday” call, signaling firefighters were in distress, was sent out shortly before 7 a.m. as crews worked to extinguish the fire in the 10500 block of South Ewing Avenue.


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Firefighter Hurt In Burnside Apartment Fire

A fire department lieutenant suffered neck and shoulder pain after being struck by roof debris from the fire.


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Firefighter Injured Battling Blaze In Englewood

A firefighter was taken to a hospital in serious condition after he was injured battling a blaze in the Englewood neighborhood Thursday afternoon.


Escanaba Avenue Fire

Firefighter Injured Battling Extra-Alarm Blaze In South Chicago

A Chicago firefighter suffered cuts to his hands early Thursday while battling an extra-alarm blaze in the South Chicago neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–04/09/2012

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Firefighter Injured Battling NW Suburban Blaze

A firefighter was injured battling a blaze that caused more than $200,000 damage Tuesday afternoon in northwest suburban St. Charles.


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Firefighter Injured In Far South Side Blaze

A firefighter was injured overnight when a fire broke out in the Far South Side’s Washington Heights neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–02/28/2012

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Firefighter Injured In South Austin Blaze

A firefighter suffered minor injuries, and 15 people were displaced, after a fire in the South Austin neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–01/03/2012

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Firefighter Hurt At Southeast Side Blaze

A Chicago firefighter was injured on Tuesday while battling a fire in the South Chicago neighborhood.


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Firefighter Injured At Extra-Alarm Blaze In Lakeview

One firefighter suffered a shoulder injury and was in fair condition after battling a three-alarm fire that engulfed the rear porches of two occupied apartment buildings in the Lake View neighborhood Saturday afternoon.


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Family Of 4 Rescued From Fire In Summit

A mother, father and two small children were rescued, but a firefighter was left injured, in an extra-alarm fire overnight in southwest suburban Summit.

CBS Chicago–08/18/2011

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Firefighter Hurt Battling Bartlett Blaze

A firefighter was hurt early Saturday while battling a blaze at a house in northwest suburban Bartlett that a resident of the home had tried to extinguish with a garden hose before calling 911.


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Firefighter Injured Battling West Side Blaze

A firefighter was hospitalized with minor injuries after he slipped and fell while batting a West Side blaze early Saturday.