Detached Garage Fire – 1003 E Hines Ave

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Detached Garage Fire – 1003 E Hines Ave At approximately 5:05pm, our department was notified of a detached garage on fire at this location. Command 600 and Command 2 were the first units on scene and reported a working fire with active fire and smoke contained to the exterior of the garage […]

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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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2018 Response Statistics

Total Calls: 780 Call Breakdown by Type: EMS (Ambulance Calls and Lift Assists: 524 Rescues (Car Accidents, Elevator Rescues, etc.): 37 Fires, Fire Alarms and Mutual Aid Responses: 43 CO Alarms: 9 HAZMAT Calls: 1 Other (Gas Leaks, other calls that do not fit above): 166 Call Response by Unit: Command 600: 352 Truck 650: […]

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Utility Failure with Facility Evacuation – Cornerstone Rehabilitation Center – 5533 N Galena Road

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Utility Failure with Facility Evacuation Cornerstone Rehabilitation Center – 5533 N Galena Road At approximately 4:00 this morning, our department was notified of a water line break in the basement of Cornerstone Rehabilitation Center that was flooding the basement and approaching the electrical and gas service panels. Command 600, Engine 653, and […]

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