By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS) — One man was injured when flames and smoke consumed one home in Roseland Wednesday night, and spread to another.

The Fire Department said the fire broke out just before 9 p.m. at 52 W. 110th St. The fire went on to spread to the next house to the east at 50 W. 110th St.

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Firefighters were seen on the roof and the ground, using saws to pry into the structure and get at the flames.

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A 36-year-old man was taken from the second floor of the house at 52 W. 110th St. to Roseland Community Hospital in serious, but stable condition.

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The cause of the fire was not known Wednesday night.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff