Sugar Grove, IL – On Thursday, April 13, 2023 fire broke out just before 5 PM in a barn on Bliss Rd. north of I-88 within the coverage area of the Elburn & Countryside Fire Protection District. A MABAS Box Alarm was requested. Fire crews worked to supply water via tenders to fight the fire and protect several nearby structures. No injuries to people nor animals were reported. – Video by RADIOMAN911
3/3/18 OSWEGO – General Alarm House Fire 400 Block of Bluegrass Pkwy. – The Oswego Fire Protection District was dispatched at 11:24 AM to a reported house fire in the 400 block of Bluegrass Parkway in the Churchill Club subdivision. On arrival, firefighters located heavy fire in the walk-out style basement with extension to the first floor and attic space. An interior attack was made to extinguish the fire. According to the Oswego FPD, a dog was rescued on the second floor and an occupant was injured while trying to extinguish the fire before exiting the residence. Damage is estimated to be around $450,000. The cause of the fire was listed as improperly discarded smoking materials. The Oswego FPD was assisted by the Montgomery FPD, Aurora FD, Aurora Township FPD, and Plainfield FPD.
12/11/17 YORKVILLE – Bristol-Kendall FPD (IL) Car vs. Semi Crash w/ Entrapment & Lifestar Medevac Rt. 47 and Galena Rd. – Video by Dave Weaver
INFO: Bristol-Kendall Fire Protection District crews extricated a man from a PT Cruiser that was slammed into a guardrail by a semi. The man was airlifted by Lifestar helicopter. The semi driver was cited for running a red light. This intersection is just south of the scene of a head-on crash which occurred two days prior on 12/9/17.