Man Critically Injured In South Side Fire

CHICAGO (STMW) – A man was critically injured Saturday in a fire on the South Side.

Emergency crews responded shortly before 5:40 p.m. to the report of a fire in an apartment building at 1330 W. 76th St., according to Fire Media Affairs spokesman Will Knight.

Firefighters found a man who had suffered injuries in the fire, Knight said.

He was taken in critical condition to Holy Cross Hospital, according to Knight.

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