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4-Year-Old Boy Accidentally Sets Fire To Mattress, Burns Down House In Carpentersville

A 4-year-old boy playing with a lighter started a fire that destroyed a home in Carpentersville Thursday.

CBS Chicago–09/28/2012

A 5-year-old girl was injured by a bullet in a home early Saturday in the Marquette Park neighborhood. (CBS)

Girl Jumps On Mattress, Causing Gun To Fire And Hit Her

The 5-year-old child was jumping on a bed when a weapon discharged, apparently from underneath the mattress, police said.


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Mattress Fire Prompts Major Response At Loop Hotel

A mattress caught fire at the Wyndham Blake Hotel downtown this afternoon, prompting a top-to-bottom search by firefighters.

CBS Chicago–03/17/2011