One Injured in Chicago High-Rise Fire

Occupant transported to West Suburban Medical Center

 

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CHICAGO – ABC7 reports that one person was injured in a high-rise apartment fire in Chicago’s Austin neighborhood on Saturday.

The fire was reported in the 5600 block of West Lake Street.

A woman was transported to West Suburban Medical Center in Oak Park in good condition, fire officials told ABC7.

Another resident was evaluated by paramedics at the scene.

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Occupant transported to West Suburban Medical Center   HighRise Operations   CHICAGO – ABC7 reports that one person was injured in a high-rise apartment fire in Chicago’s Austin neighborhood on Saturday. The fire was reported in the 5600 block of West Lake Street. A woman was transported to West Suburban Medical Center in Oak Park […]

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