CHICAGO (CBS) — A building owner was cited Monday after a porch collapse in Auburn Gresham led to a 42-year-old man suffering serious injuries.
CBS 2 has learned that the owner of the building at 81st and May streets was cited for a dilapidated and dangerous porch, among other building code violations.READ MORE: New ILogin Verification System Is Locking Out Illinoisans Trying To File Unemployment Claims
The owner will also be required to get plans and permits to repair the porch system.READ MORE: Dolton Police Involved In Incident Where Shots Were Fired On Bishop Ford Freeway
The man fell 20 feet in the late Sunday afternoon incident, according to the Fire Department.MORE NEWS: CDC Issues Warning About Salmonella Outbreak Involving Onions Imported From Mexico; 37 Cases In Illinois
He was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn in serious-to-critical condition, the Fire Department said.