Near North Side Apt. Fire Lights Up Sky
Firefighters dodged big flames and thick smoke at an old apartment house on the near north side Friday morning.
The fire started shortly after 6 a.m. at 22nd and College Avenue in a vacant building.
Dispatchers called additional firefighters to help put out the fire.
The fire burned holes in a second-story floor and destroyed a staircase rail.
At least one person received medical attention.
It is too early in the investigation to discuss the cause of the fire.