Several Chicago public school students were injured today when gas ignites during a cooking class. The Northside College Prep High School kids were heating hot chocolate on a single-burner stove when the ignition happened.
One student is in serious condition at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, and their face and arm is being treated for burns.
Another is in good-to-fair condition and two others are in fair-to-serious condition.
A fifth student declined to be taken to a hospital.