CHICAGO (STMW) — A person was found dead after crews extinguished a house fire in southwest suburban Burbank late Tuesday.
Firefighters responded at 11:55 p.m. to the blaze at a home in the 8600 block of South Major Avenue, according to a statement from Burbank police.READ MORE: Chicago Police Officer Melvina Bogard Charged With Aggravated Battery, Official Misconduct In 2020 Shooting Of Ariel Roman At CTA Red Line Station
Crews put out the fire and found one person dead in the front room, police said. The Cook County medical examiner’s office confirmed the fatality but did not release other details early Wednesday.READ MORE: Northbound Lanes Reopen On I-65 In Jasper County After Crash Involving Semi Truck
No one else was hurt. The age and gender of the person killed weren’t immediately known, police said.MORE NEWS: Moderna Says Third COVID Vaccine Booster Shot ‘Likely To Be Necessary’ This Fall Due To Delta Variant
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