Three Injured After Fire Guts Two Homes In Oak ParkThe fire started around 11:30 p.m. at a home in the 600 block of North Humphrey Avenue. A 6-year-old boy and a 54-year-old man were trapped and unconscious in a second floor apartment for some time until fire rescue crews in oxygen masks could reach them.
Elderly Man, Dog Rescued From Pullman FireThe fire started around 9 a.m. at a 2 ½-story building at 740 E. 105th Pl.
Officers Rescue Residents From West Side BlazeChicago Police Officer Joe Deferville had just pulled a guy over for driving backward down Division Street on Monday evening when another motorist drove by and said, “Officer, the building back there’s on fire.”
Round Lake Teen Saves Neighbor From FireA Round Lake teenager saved Mothers Day for her neighbors, when she saved the lives of a woman and her toddler from their burning home Saturday night.
Quadriplegic Man Rescued From South Side FireA mattress fire at a home on the South Side Sunday afternoon was quickly extinguished by firefighters, who also rescued a quadriplegic man from the home and took him to a local hospital to make sure he was not injured.
Adult, Child Rescued From West Chicago FireTwo people were rescued from the third floor balcony of a West Chicago apartment building Sunday night, after they became trapped during a fire.
Police Officer Rescues Man From Burning BuildingA north suburban police officer rescued a man from a burning home early Sunday in Lake Bluff.
Deputies On Rescue: We Would Do It AgainA pair of sheriff's deputies say it was uncomfortable inside a burning building but they'd go back again to save residents who were trapped.