Two Police Officers, Firefighter Hurt Responding To West Pullman FireThe 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.
Firefighter Hospitalized After Bridgeport Porch FireA Chicago firefighter officer was hospitalized this morning after fighting a porch fire in the Bridgeport neighborhood.
Firefighter Injured In Extra-Alarm Blaze In PilsenThe 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.
Two Residents Rescued, Firefighter Hurt In Elmhurst FireFirefighters 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.
Man Charged With Arson In Logan Square Blaze That Injured FirefighterIsaiah M. Camacho, 18, of the 4700 block of West Deming, was charged with one count of aggravated arson, Chicago Police announced Wednesday night.
Man Charged In Logan Square Arson FireCrews 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.
Firefighter Hurt While Putting Out West Englewood FireThe 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.
Firefighter, Civilian Injured In Humboldt Park FireA 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.
Firefighter Hurt In East Side Restaurant FireA “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.
Firefighter Hurt In Burnside Apartment FireA fire department lieutenant suffered neck and shoulder pain after being struck by roof debris from the fire.
Firefighter Injured Battling Blaze In EnglewoodA firefighter was taken to a hospital in serious condition after he was injured battling a blaze in the Englewood neighborhood Thursday afternoon.
Firefighter Injured Battling Extra-Alarm Blaze In South ChicagoA Chicago firefighter suffered cuts to his hands early Thursday while battling an extra-alarm blaze in the South Chicago neighborhood.