Informational Message Regarding COVID-19 Novel Coronavirus

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Informational Message Regarding COVID-19 Novel Coronavirus The Peoria Heights Fire Department has been monitoring the COVID-19 Novel Coronavirus outbreak currently affecting numerous parts of the world. While we will refrain from providing exact figures regarding this disease as the situation is still evolving, we felt the need to make a notification to […]

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Apartment Complex Fire – 5533 N Galena Rd, Building C1

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Apartment Complex Fire Galena Park Terrace Apartments 5533 N Galena Rd, Building C1 At approximately 3:04pm, our department was notified of a possible apartment fire inside Building C1 of the Galena Park Terrace Apartment Complex. While enroute, officers from the Peoria Heights Police Department notified us that they observed heavy smoke coming from the […]

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Residential Structure Fire – 902 E Paris Ave

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Residential Structure Fire 902 E Paris Ave At approximately 7:41PM yesterday (February 11th), our department was notified of a possible house fire at this address. While crews were en-route, the Peoria Heights Police Department arrived on scene and reported heavy fire from the rear of the structure. Command 600 arrived on scene shortly after […]

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2019 Response Statistics

Total Calls: 860 Call Breakdown by Type: EMS (Ambulance Calls and Lift Assists): 547 Rescues (Car Accidents, Elevator Rescues, etc.): 23 Fires, Fire Alarms and Mutual Aid Responses: 38 CO Alarms: 19 HAZMAT Calls: 0 Water Rescues: 1 Other (Gas Leaks, other calls that do not fit above): 159 Unknown (No Data Recorded): 73 Call […]

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Commercial Structure Fire – Trefzger’s Bakery – 4416 N Prospect Rd

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Commercial Structure Fire Trefzger’s Bakery – 4416 N Prospect Rd At approximately 11:26pm, our department was notified of a fire alarm activation at Trefzger’s Bakery covering both smoke detectors and waterflow sensors consistent with a sprinkler head activation. While en-route to the scene, personnel were advised by the┬áPeoria Heights Police Department┬áthat there […]

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