CHICAGO (STMW) — No one was injured when a warehouse roof collapsed late Wednesday on the Near West Side.
Authorities responded about 11:05 p.m. to the roof collapse at the two-story vacant warehouse in the 300 block of North Carpenter Street, according to Chicago Police.READ MORE: Oak Park Condo Owners Say Repair Work Has Gone Nowhere After More Than A Year And A Half, Despite Hefty Fees To Contractor
The building was being rehabilitated and the remaining structure is dangerous and may also fall, Fire Media Affairs Director Larry Langford said early Thursday.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Low 20s Monday Night; Arctic Cold Front Coming Wednesday Morning
The city’s Department of Buildings was called to the scene as Chicago Police guarded the building’s remains, Langford said.MORE NEWS: View Live Radar
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