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: Man Arrested In Lincoln Square Burglary
Crews were seen spraying water from above into the second floor, as flames raged and heavy smoke poured out.READ MORE: 2 CPD Officers, Woman Taken To Hospital After Hit-And-Run
The building houses H & K Laundry on the ground floor and apartments above.MORE NEWS: Judge Bars Chicago Police Union President John Catanzara From Encouraging Officers To Defy City's Vaccine Mandate
As of 5 p.m., crews remained on the scene extinguishing hot spots.