Showing: 1-20 of 30

Gary Fire Department

Crash on Cline Avenue ramp injures Portage woman, 31

GARY | A Portage woman received injuries to her face early Saturday when she reportedly drove her car off a Cline Avenue ramp and hit a bridge abutment.

March 01, 2014 5:45 pm

Furnace sparks fire in Gary

GARY | The furnace of the Stanrail Corp. sparked a fire Wednesday afternoon, the Gary Fire Department said. 

February 12, 2014 6:01 pm
Trauma center efforts advance

Trauma center efforts advance

Northwest Indiana remains without a trauma care center, but several local hospitals are applying this year for a trauma center designation.

January 15, 2014 11:37 pm

Fire starts in garage, spreads to two houses in Gary

GARY | A fire that started in piled lumber and debris in a garage in Gary just after 9 p.m. Saturday quickly spread to two houses.

November 16, 2013 11:10 pm

Woman who died in Sunday fire identified

GARY | The woman who died due to an early morning fire Sunday at a residence at 4077 Louisiana St., Gary, has been identified as Essie Hill, 71, according to the Lake County coroner's office.

November 04, 2013 7:45 am
Fatal lightning strikes twice in Gary

Fatal lightning strikes twice in Gary

GARY | Two people died and a baby was injured Thursday in two separate lightning-related tragedies that happened within 10 minutes.

September 19, 2013 7:10 pm
Crews clean up hazardous materials spill in Gary

Crews clean up hazardous materials spill in Gary

GARY | A chemical spill caused road closures early Wednesday near the intersection of Cline Avenue and Michigan Street, officials said.

July 17, 2013 5:00 pm Video
Gary welcomes 26 new firefighters

Gary welcomes 26 new firefighters

July 03, 2013 12:00 am

Firefighters working tire fire near Cline Avenue

GARY | Gary firefighters on Wednesday battled a tire fire and house fire in the 7200 block of West 24th Avenue, near Cline Avenue, officials said. 

June 05, 2013 4:02 pm
Gary EMS call volume has not mirrored population drop

Gary EMS call volume has not mirrored population drop

A Gary Fire Department ambulance respond to a call in Gary.

April 23, 2013 3:04 pm

Man, 63, is dead in burned Gary building; inquiry still on

GARY | The body of a Nigerian man was found at the site of a fire Sunday afternoon in Gary.

December 24, 2012 9:50 am

Gary airport will pay city more for fire protection

The Gary/Chicago International Airport Authority will increase the annual amount it pays the city of Gary for airport fire protection to $370,000 under an agreement approved this week.

October 24, 2012 1:30 pm

Gary firefighters injured after being blown down stairway by flashover

GARY | One Gary firefighter was taken to a hospital burn center in Chicago on Tuesday and two were treated locally after being blown down the stairway of a burning, vacant two-story building.

September 18, 2012 8:15 pm
Fight over Xbox 360 may have led to fire deaths

Fight over Xbox 360 may have led to fire deaths

GARY | An argument over an Xbox 360 may have led to the deaths of a mother and daughter in an apartment fire early Wednesday.

July 25, 2012 7:40 pm Photos

Photos

Related
Crews work nonstop to clear train wreck in Gary

Crews work nonstop to clear train wreck in Gary

GARY | The clanking of workers cleaning up the scene of a two-train collision echoed Monday afternoon throughout the Duneland Village Mobile Home Park.

April 09, 2012 9:45 pm Photos

Photos

Related

Woman dies in apartment fire in Miller

GARY | A fire just after noon Saturday at the Lakeshore Dunes apartment complex off Forest Avenue claimed the life of a Gary woman and was fought twice by firefighters during the day.

February 25, 2012 9:35 pm
Gary rolls out new firetrucks

Gary rolls out new firetrucks

December 22, 2011 7:21 pm Photos

Photos

Gary firefighter struck by car while responding to fire

Gary firefighter struck by car while responding to fire

GARY | A firefighter was hit by a car during a fire call Friday afternoon, officials said.

July 01, 2011 6:15 pm

51-year-old man shot, killed Tuesday behind home in Gary

GARY | A woman found her husband dead behind their home early Tuesday after hearing gunshots, police said.

June 21, 2011 11:30 am
Laid-off Gary firefighters to return before the end of June

Laid-off Gary firefighters to return before the end of June

GARY | Thirty-four laid-off Gary firefighters will return to work before the end of June thanks to a $3.8 million federal grant, Mayor Rudy Clay announced Wednesday.

June 02, 2011 5:00 pm Photos

Photos

Follow The Times

Featured Businesses

Poll

Loading…

Should Lake County join the Shared Ethics Advisory Commission?

View Results

National Video