| Feb 16, 2015
| 1:44 PM
A pilot is being evaluated after his small plane slid off the runway at Midway Airport on Monday afternoon, according to the Chicago Fire Department.
The pilot, the only person on the plane, was described as “just shook up’’ and was...
| Feb 16, 2015
| 5:43 PM
A man was found dead inside a building that burned early Sunday in Chicago's West Rogers Park neighborhood that left at least one other man critically hurt, officials said Monday night.
The victim, a male whose name was not immediately known, was dead...
| Feb 7, 2015
| 2:55 PM
At least six ambulances were sent to the scene of a fire that broke out at a high-rise building Saturday afternoon in the city's Near North neighborhood.
An emergency medical services plan 1 was called at the building at 1531 N. Clybourn Ave., which...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 7:22 PM
Firefighters battled a stubborn blaze at a West Side commercial building Thursday night.
The fire at 1414 S. Western Ave., which began about 7:30 p.m., was largely confined to a one-story loading dock area attached to a four-story brick building, said...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 10:00 AM
Chicago police and paramedics are having the same issues navigating the city as everyone else – side streets aren’t plowed and the snow often sits higher than the bottom of cars.
“We haven’t had any issues I’m aware of...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 7:27 PM
A fire in a garage Thursday evening in the Logan Square neighborhood knocked out Comcast cable and Internet service to about 4,000 homes and businesses, officials said.
The fire, which began about 6 p.m., was confined to a two-car garage behind a home...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 10:51 AM
A woman was killed and a man was critically injured when their Lexus veered off Lake Shore Drive and flipped over on a frozen lagoon in Lincoln Park early Monday morning.
Police were called to the 2200 block of North Lake Shore Drive around 1:45 a.m....
| Jan 15, 2015
| 12:26 AM
A man was injured when a fire broke out at an apartment building in the Albany Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side early Thursday, authorities said.
The blaze started around 1:30 a.m. in a three-story building in the 4000 block of North Mozart...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 3:08 AM
One person was hospitalized after jumping from the roof of a West Pullman home during a fire early Monday.
About 12:25 a.m., firefighters responded to a fire in the 11500 block of South Lafayette Avenue, said Chicago Fire Department Chief Juan...
| Dec 28, 2014
| 3:33 PM
Chicago firefighters were at the scene of an extra-alarm fire that broke out late Sunday afternoon on the upper floor of an Old Town neighborhood highrise building, said officials.
At least five ambulances were sent to the building located at 1540 N....
| Jan 7, 2015
| 1:26 PM
A man in his 60s was found dead after a house fire in the Calumet Heights neighborhood Wednesday afternoon, officials said.
The man was found dead in a home in the 9100 block of South Crandon Avenue after emergency crews were called to the scene about...