CHICAGO — A fire in the city’s Belmont Cragin neighborhood left fives homes damaged and a firefighter hospitalized.
Officials said the fire started around 2:30 p.m. Wednesday on the 2400 block of North Mason Avenue in a coach house. Fire crews were able to put out the fire, but it spread fast and spread to the homes next to it.
A firefighter was hospitalized but was in good condition.
It is unknown if there were any other injures.
Thirteen people have been displaced due to the fire.
The investigation is ongoing.