CHICAGO (CBS) — A woman is in critical condition after a fire broke out at a house on Chicago’s South Side Saturday afternoon.
It happened around 3 p.m. at 88th and Marquette in the South Chicago neighborhood.READ MORE: Chicago Weather Alert: Lake-Effect Snow On The Way With 6 To 8 Inches Possible In Some Areas; Winter Storm Warning Issued
The 51-year-old woman was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center.READ MORE: Two Men Shot Dead In Car In Ravenswood; Car Goes On To Crash And Catch Fire
She suffered smoke inhalation and burns to her body.MORE NEWS: Pair Charged In Murder Of 8-Year-Old Melissa Ortega Denied Bail; Accused Teen Gunman Committed Three Previous Carjackings, Prosecutors Say
The cause of the fire is under investigation.