CHICAGO (CBS)– A firefighter fell through a floor while battling a fire in West Englewood.
According to officials, the fire broke out at a building located in the 200 block of West 68th Street. Heavy flames and smoke poured from the building.READ MORE: MISSING: Matthew La Luz, 32, Last Seen In Rogers Park, May Need Serious Medical Attention
Update on mayday. Member grabbed as he was falling in. Ok and back on the pipe. All members are good all defensive.
— Chicago Fire Media (@CFDMedia) March 19, 2021READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Spotty Showers Sunday Night, Monday
The fire started near the top of the building, the cause of the fire is unknown at this time.MORE NEWS: At Least 22 People Shot, 3 Killed In Gun Violence In Chicago This Weekend
The firefighter is expected to recover.