62-year-old man killed in fire on Southeast Side
CHICAGO — A man was killed in a fire on Chicago’s Southeast Side.
The flames broke out at a home at 87th and Essex in South Chicago on Thursday morning.
The deceased victim was 62 years-old.
The Fire Department says he became trapped and disoriented.
The home had working smoke detectors.
An 81 year-old woman and a 56 year-old man were able to escape the flames and were treated at the scene.
No word on what sparked the fire.