Two firefighters injured in warehouse fire on the Southwest Side

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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.