CHICAGO (CBS) — A Chicago firefighter was rushed to a hospital overnight, after a chimney collapsed as he was on the scene of a fire in West Englewood.

WBBM Newsradio’s Bernie Tafoya reports firefighters were called to a house fire in the 6800 block of South Winchester Avenue shortly after 2 a.m.

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Fire Chief Joe Roccasalva said a firefighter was hurt while helping to tear down a ceiling on the 2nd floor to search for hotspots in the attick, when a chimney collapsed, and bricks and wood landed on him.

Other firefighters were nearby, and pulled him out of the debris, then took him to an ambulance.

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Roccasalva said the firefighter complained of back and head injuries.

He was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, but his injuries were not life-threatening.

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No one else was hurt.