Elderly Woman Hospitalized After Fire That Prompted Mayday From FirefighterA Chicago firefighter briefly found himself in trouble Wednesday morning at a fire in a South Loop mid-rise apartment building.
Roof Collapses While Firefighters Battle South Shore BlazeA mayday response -- indicating firefighters could be in distress -- was called after the roof collapse, but all firefighters were located unharmed.
Four Firefighters Injured In Bungalow BlazeAll of the firefighters were taken to Resurrection Hospital in good condition.
1 Firefighter Killed, Another Injured, In Extra-Alarm FireA 54-year-old Chicago Fire Department captain died Friday after helping fight a two-alarm blaze in Chicago's Gage Park neighborhood.
2 Firefighters Die In South Side BlazeTwo firefighters are dead, and a total of 17 were injured, in an extra-alarm blaze this morning in the South Shore neighborhood.