CHICAGO (CBS) — Two dogs were killed and seven people left homeless after flames tore through a house in Chicago’s northern suburbs overnight Wednesday.
The fire happened at a two unit building in the 500 block of McAlister Avenue.READ MORE: Illinois Launches 'Time For Me To Drive' Tourism Campaign As State Prepares To Fully Reopen Next Month
Waukegan firefighters arrived to find fast-spreading flames that took hours to put out.READ MORE: Chicago Bears Single-Game Tickets Go On Sale Wednesday Night
Two firefighters received minor injuries.
The people who were living in the home are being assisted by the Red Cross.MORE NEWS: Free Beer With Proof Of COVID Shot
The cause of the fire is still under investigation.