Feb 082017
 

The Tri-State Fire District was called at 3:54 PM on February 7, 2017 for a reported fire at Midtronics Inc. 7000 Monroe Street, Willowbrook. Midtronics is an electronics parts supplier focusing primarily on battery management for transportation and stationary power. Companies arrived to find smoke coming from the northwest corner of a large industrial building. Arriving crews were advised by building occupants that lithium ion batteries were burning in the lab area. Tri-State crews made entry and extinguished the fire with one hose line. Fire sprinklers were activated in the fire room and held the fire in check. The interior suffered moderate smoke damage. There were no injuries. The cause of the fire is due to an equipment malfunction.

Tri-State crews were assisted by Westmont FD, Hinsdale FD, Downers Grove FD, Oak Brook Terrace FPD,Romeoville FD, Riverside FD and Northwest Homer FPD.

Feb 082017
 

The Tri-State Fire District was called at 4:34 PM on February 6, 2017 for a reported roof fire at 722 Cedar Street, Willow Springs. Companies arrived to find a fire on the roof of a two-story single-family residence. Crews made entry and extinguished the fire with one hose line. The fire was due to a faulty fireplace which caused fire to spread to the attic of the residence. There was moderate smoke and water damage to the interior of the residence. Two firefighters suffered minor injuries.

Tri-State crews were assisted by Bedford Park FD, Westmont FD, Pleasantview FPD, LaGrange Park FD,  Downers Grove FD, Oak Brook Terrace FPD, Romeoville FD, Riverside FD and Northwest Homer FPD.

Jan 232017
 

Tri-State Fire District is now able to perform child car seat check-ups. We have a certified Child Passenger Safety Technician (CPST) on staff. Our trained technician will teach you everything you need to know to make sure your car seat is fitted and installed correctly.

 All appointments are made on-line. Please do not call to make an appointment.

 To make an appointment, complete the Contact Tri-State form and select “Child Car Seat Checks” and leave your information.  A staff member will contact you to set up an appointment.