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Coventry, CT had this 2-Alarm fire at 2016 Main St on 2/1/19 just after 15:00. Companies arrived to fire showing from the front of the house. Numerous mutual aid companies assisted at the scene with tankers and manpower.

Patrick Dooley

2-Alarm house fire in Coventry CT 2-1-19
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2-Alarm house fire in Coventry CT 2-1-19
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2-Alarm house fire in Coventry CT 2-1-19
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2-Alarm house fire in Coventry CT 2-1-19
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2-Alarm house fire in Coventry CT 2-1-19
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On 1/31/2019, Merrimack Fire Rescue (NH) was dispatched to a reported fire on South Baboosic Lake Road. While en route, companies were notified of a well-involved garage and a working fire assignment was called. Due to a frozen hydrant, companies relied on tank water and mutual aid tankers to knock the fire down. Merrimack was assisted by Nashua, Bedford, and Amherst at the scene. 
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Firefighters at winter house fire scene
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Firefighters at winter house fire scene
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The Chicago Fire Department continued a busy two days of firefighting in sub-zero temperatures with this Still & Box Alarm at 2949 North Luna Avenue in the 7th Battalion. A working fire was confirmed just before 1:30pm on Thursday (1/31) and the alarm was elevated very shortly afterward. Companies were interior for over a half hour before going defensive and remained on the scene for nearly 4 hours.

Chicago bungalow destroyed in winter fire
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Chicago bungalow destroyed in winter fire
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Firefighters with hose line at winter fire
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Firefighters with hose line at winter fire
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Firefighters carry roof ladder coated with ice at fire scene
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Firefighters with hose line at winter fire
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Chicago FD Engine 68 at a fire scene
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Chicago FD Tower Ladder 23 at a fire scene
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Hammond (IN) firefighters battled a house fire on 163rd Street during one of the coldest days on record, 1/30/19.

Firefighters battle house fire in frigid weather
Tim Olk photo
Firefighters battle house fire in frigid weather
Tim Olk photo
Firefighters battle house fire in frigid weather
Tim Olk photo
Firefighters battle house fire in frigid weather
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Firefighters battle house fire in frigid weather
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Firefighters battle house fire in frigid weather
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Firefighters battle house fire in frigid weather
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Firefighters battle house fire in frigid weather
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Firefighters encrusted in ice at fire scene
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Firefighter encrusted in ice at fire scene
Tim Olk photo

Here are a few images from the 2-11 at 25th and Sacramento this afternoon in Chicago (1/30/19). Companies made an aggressive interior attack and went defensive as I was walking up. The first image was taken only a couple minutes after the companies evacuated the building and it appeared conditions deteriorated rapidly.

massive flames and smoke from house on fire
Eric Haak photo
Firefighters with hose line at winter fire
Eric Haak photo
Chicago FD Squad 1A and Tower Ladder 5 working master streams
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Firefighter covered with ice after battling a fire
Eric Haak photo

The St Anne Fire Protection District in Kankakee County, IL battled a 3-Alarm house fire at 12750 E 7000 S Road today (1/27/19). The area was without hydrants and a tender shuttle was conducted with about a dozen units.

More photos at Chicagoareafire.com