02-18-2007 CHERRY VALLEY (ILLINOIS) FIREFIGHTERS were called to a truck fire on the entrance ramp to Interstate 90 at the By-Pass 20/I-39 interchange. Traffic quickly backed up on the entrance ramp hampering access for the approaching fire trucks. Firefighters contained the fire to the cab of the 18 wheeler and avoided a much larger fire if the trailer ignited.
12-18-2006 ROCKFORD FIREFIGHTERS were busy all day with several MED calls and a few fires. onlyREDtrucks managed to "make" two of these calls. 1) One person was injured when their car went off the road and rolled over in the grass along 3700 North Alpine Road. 2) A two car attached garage was destroyed by fire around 9:00 PM Monday night.
09-03-2006 FIREFIGHTERS from several towns in Southern Wisconsin responded on a Mutual Aid (MABAS) call to Clinton, WI for a structure fire in the downtown area.
04-24-2006 Rockton Fire Protection District called for mutual aid to a house fire in the Village of Rockton (Illinois) around 4:30 p.m.
04-22/23-2006 ROCKFORD, ILLINOIS The MABAS Regional Technical Rescue Response Team Committee, in conjunction with Cherry Valley Fire Station #2, hosted a Regional Technical Rescue Drill.
03-08-2006 Blackhawk Firefighters responded to a motor vehicle crash (MVC) in the 7400 block of South Main Road around 7:00 A.M. A flatbed truck carrying building material rolled over and dumped debris on the highway. Crews from Maggio Truck Center picked up the truck and the debris, which closed Route 2 for a few hours Wednesday morning.
03-05-2006 Cherry Valley and North Park Firefighters extinguish car that caught fire after crashing into a tree in the 5100 block of Highcrest Road around 5:30 p.m. on Sunday, March 5, 2006.
02-09-2006 Loves Park (Illinois) Firefighters attack fire in mobile home around 10 p.m. on February 9, 2006.