CHICAGO (CBS) — A man was found dead Thursday evening in a fire that broke out in an apartment building in the Brainerd neighborhood.
The fire broke out in the building at 9211 S. Loomis St., according to the Fire Department.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Mainly Clear And Not As Cold Sunday Night
The blaze began on a back porch and spread, officials said.READ MORE: At Least 20 Shot, 2 Killed In Weekend Violence In Chicago
A 62-year-old man was killed in the fire, the Fire Department said.MORE NEWS: Boy, 11, Shot And Wounded In West Pullman; He Is Second Child Shot In Area Within Week
Firefighters said it appears the man’s apartment did not have a working smoke detector.