Firefighters battled a 4-11 blaze on the city’s South side Thursday night.
The fire started in the roof of a large, unused warehouse at 11600 S. Burley, according to Chicago Fire Department Media Affairs.
The fire continued to spread due to a lack adequate water. The fire department called for a fire boat and helicopter to assist in obtaining water but neither can respond due to lack of visibility, according to media affairs.Railroads in the area were shut down just before 8:00 p.m. to allow a hose across the tracks.
A female firefighter was slightly injured when she hurt her back after tripping due to poor visibility.
The fire was stuck just after 9:00 p.m. No other injuries were reported.