Saturday, December 29, 2018

FIRE IN A COMMERCIAL GARAGE ON HUBBARD ST AND ORLEANS ST, CHICAGO

SAT DEC 29 2018 ~1:24 PM
Chicago Fire Department
Roof Fire on Parking Garage/Working Fire/Burn Victims/EMS Plan 2
Hubbard St and Orleans St, Chicago, IL

Report of a vehicle fire in a parking garage at Hubbard and Orleans but actually workers on the roof lit the whole roof on fire.  A lot of smoke visible from the north side of the parking garage. Initially looked like an auto fire on the top floor. BC1 reports a burn victim by 1:29 pm -- A42 assigned. Two more ambulances and Still and Box Alarm requested by 1:33 pm.

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UPDATE HERE ...
Chicago Fire: 1 Killed, 4 Hurt as Roofers Working on Parking Garage Roof at Hubbard St and Orleans St Involved with Roof Fire
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