Firefighter Among Six Injured in Chicago Apartment Fire

A firefighter was among six people hospitalized after a fire in Chicago’s South Shore neighborhood yesterday, according to news reports.

The Chicago Tribune (http://trib.in/1AJDhIj) said the fire in the four-story courtyard building was called in about 9:20 a.m. The firefighter suffered heat-related injuries, according to the report; other patients were reportedly in good condition.

Firefighters found heavy flames on arrival, according to the report. Two people were rescued from a front window by members of the first-arriving truck company.

Read the full account at http://trib.in/1AJDhIj.

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