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Investigators on scene of a fatal fire in Gary on Thursday. (CBS)

Father, Son Perish In House Fire In Gary

A father and son died early Thursday in a house fire in Gary, police said.


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Lightning Sparks Mundelein House Fire

Saturday’s severe weather likely caused a house fire in north suburban Mundelein, leaving a family homeless while wreaking $75,000 worth of damage.


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Mother Killed, Disabled Daughter Critically Injured In Palatine House Fire

Palatine fire investigators are trying to determine the cause of a fire Friday night that left a 63-year-old woman dead and her disabled daughter critically injured, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.


An attic fire heavily damaged a home in north suburban Evanston on Friday. | (Evanston Fire Department)

Evanston Blaze Injures Firefighter, Damages Roof Of Home

Crews were called to the fire in the 2500 block of Harrison about 12:30 p.m. Friday.


A fire destroyed a home in Cicero on Wednesday. (CBS)

Fire Destroys Home In Cicero

A fire in west suburban Cicero left a house destroyed early Wednesday.


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Two Firefighters Hurt In South Side Blaze

Two firefighters were hospitalized after responding to a house fire on the South Side early Tuesday.


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Nigerian Man Found Dead At Gary House Fire

A 63-year-old Nigerian man was found dead at the site of a Sunday house fire in Gary.


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Two Dead From Three-Alarm House Fire In La Grange

A 3-11 alarm fire broke out in southwest suburban La Grange early this morning, killing a man and a woman.


A house fire in Des Plaines left one woman dead. (CBS)

Cause Of Deadly Des Plaines House Fire Undetermined

Fire investigators continued to work Tuesday morning to determine the cause of a fire that killed a woman early Monday at a home in northwest suburban Des Plaines.


A house fire in Des Plaines left one woman dead. (CBS)

Woman Killed, Two Others Hurt In Des Plaines Fire

A fire in north suburban Des Plaines on Monday killed a woman and injured a man inside the home, while a police officer trying to rescue the occupants was also hurt.


Silhouette Of Firefighter. File Photo. (Nate Azark/WBBM)

Joliet Firefighter Injured While Battling Blaze

A firefighter was injured battling a house fire that two teens and a dog escaped from Tuesday in southwest suburban Joliet.


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Blaze That Engulfed Naperville Home Accidental, But Cause ‘Undetermined’

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.


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Fire Lieutenant Rescues 100-Year-Old Woman From South Side Blaze

Chicago Fire Dept. lieutenant rescued a 100-year-old woman from a blaze in her South Side home Friday night.


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2 Injured In Northwest Side House Fire

Two people were injured Sunday afternoon in a house fire in the Northwest Side Edison Park neighborhood.


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Woman’s Body Found In Basement After Palatine House Fire

A woman’s body was found in a basement laundry room after a fire in northwest suburban Palatine late Friday morning.


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House Fire Deemed Suspicious

An early morning fire in an unoccupied home has been deemed suspicious by fire officials.


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West Suburban Blaze Destroys Car, Damages House

A fire that erupted Wednesday night destroyed a car and did significant damage to a house in west suburban Naperville.