Two firefighters injured in crash outside West Englewood station

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At least two firefighters were hurt in a crash outside a fire station Thursday morning in West Englewood neighborhood on the South Side.

The crash happened outside the Chicago Fire Department’s Engine 116 headquarters in the 5900 block of South Ashland about 10:40 a.m., according Fire Media Affairs Director Larry Langford.

The firefighters were in Engine 101 on their way to get fuel at the station when they were involved in a minor crash with another vehicle, he added.

Two firefighters were taken to hospitals in good-to-fair condition. No civilians were injured.

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