Child found dead after apartment fire on Far North Side

A three year old girl was found dead after an apartment fire on Chicago’s Far North Side Wednesday.

Chicago Fire Department spokesman Larry Langford confirms that the child was dead on the scene of the blaze in the 1700 block of West Juneway Terrace in the Rogers Park neighborhood.

Firefighters were initially called to the scene of an apartment building blaze with reports of people trapped inside.

Langford says the fire was extinguished by 3 p.m.

Two people taken to St. Francis Hospital were not seriously injured.

This is a developing story. Check back for details.

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