From the collection of Wayne Stuart – unknown date, location, and photographer
I just returned from Arkansas. I brought back the rest of my dad’s fire collection and was surprised to find this. 5-11 and 4 Specials at 32nd Place & Bensen in Chicago. I remember dad took this in while I was at school, and I hadn’t seen this photo for many years. I believe the Snorkel setting up may have been SS-1. Most of the shots of this fire I have seen are black & white.
Images and video from Bill O’Neill/ElginNet Media from the Barrington Hills (IL) house fire on Saturday (4/18/15).
Chicago firefighters responded to Windy City Produce at 3340 N. Pulaski Road in the early morning hours of Monday, 4/20/15. They made an interior attack but were forced to withdraw and go defensive with master streams. The Snorkel from Squad 2 was in the alley and two tower ladders worked from the street.
I arrived late …
more photos at shapirophotography.net
Manawa fire was paged early Sunday evening for a reported house fire at Highway 161, in the Township Of Union. Manawa was assisted by Bear Creek, Marion, Clintonville, and New London fire departments. No reports on the cause of the fire and there were no reported injuries at this time.
Photo Credit: Timothy Zilch – WGWI-PUBLICATIONS
Here’s my video from the house fire in Barrington Hills, IL 4/18/15