CHICAGO -- Four people, including a firefighter, are hospitalized and 20 others are temporarily homeless after an extra-alarm fire raced through three building in Humboldt Park.
The fire broke out around 3:15 a.m. Friday at a building in the 3200 block of West Augusta Boulevard and spread to two adjacent buildings.
Three people were transported to Norwegian American Hospital in fair to serious condition. A firefighter was taken to Presence St. Mary’s Hospital for nausea.
At least 20 people from the three buildings have been displaced. The Red Cross and Salvation army are assisting.
A pet dog died in the fire.
This is a developing story. Check back for details.