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Five Displaced In Extra-Alarm Fire On South Side

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The extra-alarm fire at a vacant building in the 9000 block of South Exchange Ave. (Credit: Chicago Fire Media)

The extra-alarm fire at a vacant building in the 9000 block of South Exchange Ave. (Credit: Chicago Fire Media)

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CHICAGO (STMW) – 5 people, including two children, were displaced due to an extra-alarm fire on the South Side Sunday afternoon.

A 2-11 alarm was called about 4 p.m. for a fire at 9023 S. Exchange Ave., according to Fire Media Affairs.

The fire was in a three-story vacant building but spread to a neighboring building at 9027 S. Exchange Ave., Fire Media Affairs said.

No one was injured but two adults and three children were displaced from the neighboring building, Fire Media Affairs said.

The 2-11 alarm was terminated at 4:44 p.m., Fire Media Affairs said.

(Source: Sun-Times Media Wire © Chicago Sun-Times 2013. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)

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