Two firefighters injured in warehouse fire on the Southwest Side
CHICAGO – Two Chicago firefighters were injured in an extra-alarm fire at a mattress warehouse Saturday night on the city’s Southwest Side.
The fire began around 7:40 p.m. at a four-story warehouse near South Christiana Avenue and West 48th Place and burned for about three hours.
It was raised to a 3-11 alarm before firefighters put it out at about 10:45p.m.
The two wounded firefighters suffered minor injuries. They were taken to local hospitals in good condition.
The fire is under investigation.