CHICAGO – Two firefighters were hospitalized after an extra-alarm fire at a West Ridge apartment building Wednesday evening.
A mayday response was called for a fire at the 6100 block of North Hoyne Avenue around 5:30 p.m., according to the Chicago Tribune. A mayday response is called when a firefighter gets trapped or lost in a fire.
The fire was declared out by about 6 p.m.
There was no information on the firefighters’ conditions.
No further information was provided.