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: Carol Stream Woman Charged After Getting Too Close To Grizzly Bear And Cubs At Yellowstone National Park
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: Lollapalooza Enters Day 2; Organizers Say 90% Of Fans Showed Proof Of Vaccination Thursday
The fire started near the top of the building, the cause of the fire is unknown at this time.MORE NEWS: Chicago Bears Fans Arrive At Training Camp
The firefighter is expected to recover.