Some residents of a three-story building in Chicago’s Little Village neighborhood jumped to escape an overnight fire in their home.
Witnesses reported seeing at least two people jumping from the upper levels of a three story building on the 2100 block of South Millard before 4 AM on Saturday.
The fire began near a back porch where a washer and dryer were plugged into a power strip according to police.
The most seriously injured victim was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital.
Another person was injured and is in fair to serious condition.