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One Dead in Waukegan Senior High-Rise Fire

Fire on the 10th floor     HighRise Ops Staff WAUKEGAN, Illinois – Lake & McHenry County Scanner reported that Waukegan firefighters responded to the Lilac Ledge Apartments at 542 Washington Street, for a structure fire. Firefighters found a fire ...

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One Dead in Pennsylvania High-Rise Fire

Fire on the 16th floor injured four others     HighRise Ops Staff TAMAQUA, Pennsylvania – PAHomepage.com reports that one person is dead and three others are being treated for injuries after a fire that broke out in a Tamaqua ...

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Four Dead in High-Rise Fire in South Korea

Fire on the 12th floor     SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A fire broke out at an apartment building near the South Korean capital on Tuesday, killing four people and injuring six others, officials said. The blaze on the ...

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Woman and Service Dog Killed in Chicago High-Rise Fire

Fire on the seventh floor       HighRiseOps Staff CHICAGO – The Chicago Tribune reported that a woman and her service dog were found dead inside their apartment during a fire on November 24. Firefighters responded to the apartment ...

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Two Dead in Manhattan High-Rise Fire

Fire on the 24th floor     NEW YORK (AP) — Two women died Sunday in a high-rise fire in upper Manhattan, police said. The fire was reported shortly after midnight on the 24th floor of a 32-story building in ...

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One Dead in Scranton, PA High-Rise Fire

Fire began in a sixth-floor apartment     HighRise Operations SCRANTON, Pennsylvania – WNEP reports that one man is dead and over 100 occupants were evacuated due to a fire in a downtown high-rise apartment building. The fire on the ...

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