Extra-Alarm Fire At Mattress Store In Little VillageThe Chicago Fire Department called in a 2-11 alarm to bring in extra manpower, due to a large number of burning mattresses inside, many of which were made of highly flammable foam.
Church Destroyed In Extra-Alarm Blaze In Roseland; Firefighter InjuredThe fire started around noon on the second floor Beacon Light Ministries at 110th and Michigan, according to a Fire Department spokesman.
Six Injured In Extra-Alarm Fire In AustinFive adults and one child were taken to the hospital Monday morning, when an extra-alarm fire swept through a three-story apartment building in the Austin neighborhood.
Extra-Alarm Fire Destroys Metal Plating Facility In Fulton Market DistrictA metal plating warehouse in the Fulton Market District will be torn down, after an extra-alarm fire early Thursday caused the roof to cave in, and at least one wall to collapse.
Toddler Who Died In Fire Was Left Alone By Adult Who Didn't Know He Was ThereThe 3-year-old boy who was killed in an extra-alarm fire in the Grand Crossing neighborhood on Sunday had been left alone in a locked apartment.
Extra-Alarm Fire Engulfs Harvey Motorcycle ClubA motorcycle club went up in flames early Thursday morning in south suburban Harvey.
Woman Dies After Jumping To Escape Fire In Rogers ParkThe fire started around 5:20 a.m. on the rear porches of a four-story apartment building near Clark and Touhy.
3 Firefighters Injured In West Town BlazeOfficials called in a 2-11 alarm to bring in extra firefighters due to the heat. About 125 firefighters in all responded to the scene.
Two Firefighters Injured At Extra-Alarm Blaze In Logan SquareThe fire started around 10:20 a.m. in a 2 ½-story apartment building in the 2900 block of North Kedzie Avenue. The flames eventually spread to two neighboring coach houses.
2 Rescued, 2 Firefighters Injured In Extra-Alarm Blaze On Jewelers RowApproximately 200 firefighters battled the flames at a historic building on Jewelers Row overnight, and helped rescue two people trapped inside.
Truck Repair Shop Goes Up In Flames On West SideA truck repair shop collapsed early Monday in the Austin neighborhood, after a fire set off a couple minor explosions.
Roof Collapses In Extra-Alarm Fire In Marquette ParkAt 12:41 a.m., fire crews responded to the two-alarm blaze at a two-story building in the 2900 block of West 63rd Street, according to a tweet from Chicago Fire Media Affairs. The building consists of an unused first-floor storefront and apartments on the second floor.
3 Firefighters Among 4 Injured In South Austin BlazeThree firefighters and one civilian were injured Monday afternoon when a house went up in flames in the South Austin neighborhood.
Child Among 4 Injured In Extra-Alarm Fire In Albany ParkA child was among four people injured in an extra-alarm blaze early Thursday in an Albany Park neighborhood apartment building on the Northwest Side.
Fire Guts River West Restaurant And LoungeThe fire started around 10:30 p.m. on the top floor of a three-story building near Milwaukee Avenue and Huron Street.