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Firefighter hurt battling Edgewater blaze

One firefighter was taken to a hospital in good condition with a “minor injury,” fire officials said. No other injuries were reported.

A Chicago firefighter was injured at the scene of a fire Nov. 7, 2020, in the 5600 block of North WInthrop Avenue.
A Chicago firefighter was injured at the scene of a fire Nov. 7, 2020, in the 5600 block of North WInthrop Avenue.
Chicago Fire Department

A Chicago firefighter was injured battling a fire Saturday in Edgewater on the North Side.

The still-and-box alarm fire was reported at a home in the 5600 block of North Winthrop Avenue, according to the Chicago Fire Department. It was put out by 3:23 a.m.

One firefighter was taken to a hospital in good condition with a “minor injury,” fire officials said. No other injuries were reported.