Three Hurt In Lawndale Fire

CHICAGO (STMW) — Three people were hurt — one critically — in a fire in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood early Saturday.

The fire started just before 4 a.m. in the 2100 block of South Millard Avenue, according to Fire Media Affairs.

One man was taken in critical condition to Mount Sinai Hospital, Fire Media Affairs said. A female of an unknown age was taken in fair-to-serious condition to John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County.

A third person was hurt but refused medical treatment, officials said.

Details on how the fire started were not immediately available.

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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)

Comments

More From CBS Chicago

Super Bowl 50 Coverage
Daily Weather Reports Delivered To You!SIGN UP NOW: Get daily weather reports every morning from meteorologist Steve Baskerville!

Listen Live