One person was hospitalized after a fire broke out in a Michigan Avenue high-rise on Wednesday.
Fire Department District Chief Peter Van Dorpe said the smoke proved more troublesome than the fire.
Nine-year-old twins were recovering Friday morning, after their home caught fire on the city’s West Side.
A police officer was treated for minor smoke inhalation after responding to a Lincoln Park fire early Sunday.
Two men were injured overnight a fire in the Humboldt Park neighborhood, which has been blamed on misplaced smoking materials.
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.
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.