HARVEY, Ill. (CBS) — Three children and seven adults were starting the New Year homeless after a fire late Thursday in south suburban Harvey.
Around 4:15 p.m., Harvey firefighters were called to the 15800 block of Lexington Avenue in Harvey and found a house engulfed in flames.READ MORE: Chicago Police Officer Released From Hospital After Being Shot In Shopping Center Parking Lot At North And Sheffield Avenues
A total of three houses ended up getting damaged by the fast-spreading fire, the City of Harvey said.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Pleasant Parade Weather Tuesday
Everyone escaped safely and no one was injured. The American Red Cross of Greater Chicago was notified.
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