Tag: Chief Bronaugh

2 Firefighters Sustain Minor Injuries During April 6 Maywood House Fire

Saturday, April 7, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: A fire breaks out on April 6 in Maywood. | Courtesy Maywood Fire Department 

Two Maywood firefighters sustained minor injuries during a house fire that erupted on Friday night, according to Maywood Fire Chief Craig Bronaugh.

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No Injuries Reported In April 4 Maywood Apartment Fire

Thursday, April 5, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Firefighters extinguish an early morning fire in Maywood on April 4. | Submitted photo 

No one was injured during a fire that broke out in the garden unit of a 2.5-story multi-unit apartment building in Maywood on April 4, according to Maywood Fire Chief Craig Bronaugh.

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Maywood Firefighters Who Rescued Man From River Last Month Honored Feb. 6

Wednesday, February 7, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Maywood Fire Chief Craig Bronaugh, who commended six firefighters during a Feb. 6 board meeting, takes a photo with the Maywood Board of Trustees. | VFP

Six Maywood firefighters/emergency medical technicians were honored during a regular village board meeting on Feb. 6 for their efforts to rescue a man who jumped into the half-frozen Des Plaines River while trying to flee police last month.

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One Injury Reported In Jan. 27 Maywood Apartment Fire

Saturday, January 27, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 7:45 p.m. 

The Maywood Fire Department is currently investigating the cause of a fire that broke out in a multi-unit apartment building on Jan. 27, according to Fire Chief Craig Bronaugh.

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Another Fire Breaks Out In Maywood House 5 Days After Family Is Displaced

Saturday, January 20, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Maywood Fire Captain Scott coordinating fire suppression efforts at 142 S. 16th Ave. on Jan. 19. The home has sustained two fires in less than a week. | Courtesy Maywood Fire Department 

On Jan. 15, a fire broke out in a bedroom at 142 S. 16th Ave., in Maywood, leaving a family displaced and the home boarded up.

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Man Runs Into Frozen Des Plaines River While Fleeing Police On Jan. 7

Sunday, January 7, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

A man who ran out into a frozen Des Plaines River, near First and Chicago Avenues, while fleeing police in the early morning hours of Jan. 7 was safely removed from the ice by area firefighters, according to Maywood Fire Chief Craig Bronaugh.

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