Lanes Reopen After Truck Leaking Chemicals Shuts Down Stevenson In Burr RidgeSouthbound lanes of I-55 were shut down for several hours Tuesday evening near west suburban Burr Ridge when a semi truck spilled a hazardous material on the expressway.
Gas Main Break Evacuates Church, School In Washington HeightsA ruptured gas main has prompted a HazMat response Tuesday afternoon in the Washington Heights neighborhood on the Far South Side.
Students At Wheaton School Hospitalized After Gas Leak, Power OutageA small gas leak in the school and then an unrelated power outage that caused a burning odor throughout Edison Middle School.
Residents Evacuated After South Side Gas LeakResidents were evacuated on Tuesday morning following a gas leak on the South Side.
Leaky Luggage Prompts Hazmat Response At MidwayA substance leaking from a piece of luggage prompted a hazardous materials response at Midway International Airport Monday morning.
Dog Credited With Saving Family From Carbon Monoxide LeakA West Englewood neighborhood family is crediting their dog with saving them from a potentially deadly carbon monoxide leak.
Cop, Fireman Hit By Vehicles While Directing TrafficTwo separate vehicles struck a Chicago Police officer and firefighter who were directing traffic at the scene of gas leak Saturday afternoon in the Far Southwest Side Mount Greenwood neighborhood.
Mailing With White Powder At Daley Plaza Proves HarmlessThe suspicious substance at an envelope sent to the Daley Center courthouse and office building downtown turned out to be powdered drywall.
Elgin Courthouse Target Of Suspicious PackageAn investigation is underway in Elgin after a suspicious substance was mailed to a court building.
Large Gas Leak Secured Near Streeterville HotelEmergency crews have secured a large gas leak outside a Streeterville neighborhood hotel on Thursday.
Chemicals Evacuate Meat Packing Plant In BridgeviewCrews this morning were cleaning up the scene of an overnight hazardous chemical situation at a meat packing plant in south suburban Bridgeview.
8 Hospitalized After Spill In LaGrange BusinessFive ambulances and a hazardous materials team were sent out Monday morning for a chemical spill at a business in LaGrange.
Crash Causes Fuel Spill On West SideA car accident prompted a hazardous materials incident on the West Side this morning.
Grenade Found On City's Southern EdgeA grenade prompted a Hazardous Materials response Thursday morning at a waste handling facility on the city’s southern edge.
4 Injured When Cars Crash Into TrainTwo cars headed in opposite direction both hit the same freight train overnight, and now there are serious questions about whether the rail crossing safety systems were even working.