Families escape fire in Washington Park apartment building, no injuries reported
Emergency crews responded to the three-story apartment building in the 5100 block of South Michigan Avenue.
No one was injured after a fire broke out in an apartment building in Washington Park on the South Side Thursday night.
Emergency crews responded to the three-story building in the 5100 block of South Michigan Avenue about 11:20 p.m., Chicago police said.
A family of seven, including two juveniles, were able to safely leave their first-floor apartment, police said. A couple on the second floor also got out safely.
No injuries were reported.
The Chicago Fire Department was investigating the cause.