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A fire was contained to a residence on the 15th floor at 535 N. Michigan. (Credit: Chris Martinez)

Small Fire Struck Out In Michigan Avenue High Rise

One person was hospitalized after a fire broke out in a Michigan Avenue high-rise on Wednesday.


One person was treated for smoke inhalation after a fire gutted an apartment in a high-rise at 2800 N. Lake Shore Dr. (Credit: CBS)

One Hurt When Fire Guts Apartment In Lake Shore Drive High-Rise

Fire Department District Chief Peter Van Dorpe said the smoke proved more troublesome than the fire.


Erie Street Fire

9-Year-Old Twins Hospitalized After West Side Fire

Nine-year-old twins were recovering Friday morning, after their home caught fire on the city’s West Side.

CBS Chicago–01/06/2012

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Officer Treated For Smoke Inhalation After Helping Four Escape Fire

A police officer was treated for minor smoke inhalation after responding to a Lincoln Park fire early Sunday.


Humboldt Park Fire

Humboldt Park Fire Sends 2 Men To Hospital

Two men were injured overnight a fire in the Humboldt Park neighborhood, which has been blamed on misplaced smoking materials.

CBS Chicago–08/17/2011

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Neighbor Rescues Woman And Child From Burning Bungalow

A man who was working a on car early Sunday smelled smoke and rushed inside a burning home where he rescued a 77-year-old woman and her 5-year-old grandson overnight in the Humboldt Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–05/29/2011

Silhouette Of Firefighter. File Photo. (Nate Azark/WBBM)

Mother, Young Children Rescued From CHA Apartment Fire

A mother and her two young children were among four people rescued by firefighters after a mattress caught fire and filled a portion of a Chicago Housing Authority complex with smoke Thursday afternoon.