Vacant Building Catches Fire On West SideFirefighters worked in the snow to put out a fire at a vacant building on the West Side.
Fire Guts Vacant Warehouse In Arlington HeightsWhen firefighters arrived at the former Tower Plastics warehouse, flames were burning through the roof. Crews used several tower ladder trucks to douse the flames, and the Arlington Heights Fire Department raised a second alarm to bring in extra crews. The entire roof and part of one wall collapsed in the blaze.
None Injured In Near West Side Building CollapseAuthorities responded about 11:05 p.m. to the roof collapse at the two-story vacant warehouse in the 300 block of North Carpenter Street, according to Chicago Police.
Firefighter Injured In Extra-Alarm Blaze In PilsenThe fire at the vacant building in the 1300 block of West Cullerton Street was first reported about 3 a.m. and was upgraded to a two-alarm blaze 20 minutes later.
Neighbors Displaced After Fire At Vacant House In HarveyAuthorities were called shortly after 10 p.m. to a structure fire at a home in the 15300 block of South Loomis Avenue. The house was fully engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived. The adjacent homes were evacuated as heavy smoke spread from the fire, although flames were contained to the house where the fire started.
Body Found After Fire In Vacant Gary BuildingFirefighters discovered the body in the doorway of the vacant building in the 1800 block of Pennsylvania Street in Gary as they were extinguishing the blaze a few minutes after midnight.
Vacant Hotel Fire In Gary Ruled ArsonCity officials are still waiting for all utilities to be cut off at the site, at 32 W. 8th St., before they move forward with an emergency demolition.
Motorist Dead After Crashing Into Chatham HomeAccording to witnesses, a white BMW was traveling at a high rate of speed while turning west onto 87th Street from Indiana Avenue, when the driver lost control, and struck a home at 77 E. 87th St. about 5:15 a.m.
Woman's Found Stabbed To Death In Vacant BuildingDenise Warfield, 47, was found just before 4:30 p.m. Saturday in a building in the 7200 block of South Ashland Avenue, authorities said.
Man Found Murdered In Vacant Far South Side BuildingPolice found the body of decomposed man in an apparent drug den Saturday night on the Far South Side.
Firefighters Battle South Side BlazeFirefighters battled a blaze Sunday afternoon at a South Side building thought to be vacant.