CHICAGO (STMW) — A man was critically injured in a high-rise fire Sunday night in the North Side Lincoln Park neighborhood.
Crews responded about 7:15 p.m. to the still-and-box alarm at 2626 N. Lakeview Ave., according to Fire Media Affairs. An EMS Plan 1 response, which sends at least five ambulances, was called to the scene.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Second Sunday Night Tornado Confirmed; Cool And Clear Monday Night
One man was taken in critical condition to Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, fire media said.READ MORE: Video Of Gruesome Humboldt Park Shooting From CPD POD Camera Was Made Public Without City's Permission, CBS 2 Has Learned
The blaze was on the sixteenth floor of the high-rise and extinguished by 8:30 p.m., fire media said.MORE NEWS: LIVE UPDATES: 130 Homes Damaged In Tornado In West, Southwest Suburbs As Dangerous Storms Hit Chicago Area Sunday Night
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