By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS)– Two Chicago firefighters were injured while battling a fire in the South Side’s Washington Heights community.

A fire broke out a garage behind a house in the 10600 block of South Peoria Street early Monday morning. The garage eventually collapsed.

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Both firefighters’ conditions were stabilized and they were later released from the hospital.

The firefighters were part of a team that finally got the blaze under control.

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The cause of the fire is under investigation.

 

 

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CBS 2 Chicago Staff