CHICAGO (CBS) — An extra-alarm fire broke out late Wednesday in a building that houses a laundromat and apartments in Bridgeport.
The Fire Department called a 2-11 alarm for additional equipment and manpower for the fire at 541 W. 31st St. near Parnell Avenue.READ MORE: Caught On Video: Man Steals Car, Crashes It Moments Later In Back Of The Yards
Crews were seen spraying water from above into the second floor, as flames raged and heavy smoke poured out.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Lows In The Upper Teens, Possible Snow Showers Over The Weekend
The building houses H & K Laundry on the ground floor and apartments above.MORE NEWS: View Live Radar
As of 5 p.m., crews remained on the scene extinguishing hot spots.