CHICAGO (CBS) — Two people were injured in a fire Tuesday morning at a Chicago Housing Authority building for seniors in the Lincoln Park neighborhood.
The fire started in a 6th floor unit of the Edith Spurlock Sampson Apartments at 2640 N. Sheffield Av., according to the Chicago Fire Department.READ MORE: Massive Chemical Plant Fire In Rockton, Illinois, Could Burn For Days
Two people were taken to the hospital in good condition after paramedics evaluated several elderly residents on the scene.READ MORE: Mayor Lori Lightfoot Names José Torres As Interim Chicago Public Schools CEO
The fire was contained to one unit.MORE NEWS: Car Found, Driver Arrested In Westmont More Than 3 Weeks After Gage Park Carjacking
The fire has been extinguished, and crews are working to drain water from the building.