6 Firefighters Hospitalized For Breathing Problems After House FireSix firefighters were taken to hospitals Monday morning, when they started feeling ill a few hours after putting out a small fire in the West Town neighborhood.
All Firefighters Hurt In West Side Blaze Are Out Of The HospitalThe firefighters were injured battling a blaze in the 4900 block of West Potomac. They suffered first- and second-degree burns when a wall of fire engulfed them.
Two Firefighters Injured Battling West Town BlazeOne firefighter was hurt from a fall and was taken to Rush University Medical Center, Lyle said. The second firefighter’s specific injuries or hospital information were not known.
Two Firefighters Hurt In Blaze At Resurrection Medical CenterChaos erupted at a Northwest Side hospital overnight, when dozens of firefighters rushed to extinguish an extra-alarm fire at Presence Resurrection Medical Center.
3 Firefighters Injured Battling Auto Shop Fire In HarveyWorkers told firefighters the blaze started by accident around 9:15 p.m. inside a mechanic shop at 148th Street and Loomis Avenue. The workers tried to put it out themselves, but the flames continued to get bigger and bigger.
3 Firefighters Hurt Extinguishing Foundry Fire In BataviaThree firefighters went to the hospital overnight after they slipped and fell on ice while battling an extra-alarm blaze at a foundry in west suburban Batavia.
Three Firefighters Hurt In Palos Park Three firefighters in Palos Park were recovering Monday morning, after being hurt while battling a house fire overnight.
2 Firefighters Among 3 Hurt In Ravenswood FireCrews were called to the fire in a three-story brick building in the 4400 block of North Wolcott Avenue shortly before 11 p.m.
Two Firefighters Hurt In South Side BlazeTwo firefighters were hospitalized after responding to a house fire on the South Side early Tuesday.
Three Firefighters Injured In Oak Lawn BlazeThree firefighters were injured while battling a blaze in a southwest suburban home Tuesday morning.
Two Firefighters Injured In Extra-Alarm Fire In South ChicagoTwo firefighters were injured while battling a two-alarm fire and four people were displaced in the South Side South Chicago neighborhood early Sunday.
Two Firefighters Hurt Battling Calumet Heights BlazeTwo firefighters were injured while battling an attic fire in the South Side Calumet Heights neighborhood Monday evening.