No injuries reported in Englewood fire, officials say

The blaze was reported about 5:10 p.m., at a home in the 900 block of West Garfield Boulevard.

SHARE No injuries reported in Englewood fire, officials say
A blaze broke out Jan. 21, 2022, in Englewood, in the 900 block of West Garfield Boulevard.

A blaze broke out Jan. 21, 2022, in Englewood, in the 900 block of West Garfield Boulevard.

Chicago Fire Department

Firefighters battled a blaze Friday evening in Englewood near the border with the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side.

The fire was reported about 5:10 p.m. at a home in the 900 block of West Garfield Boulevard, according to the Chicago Fire Department. Flames could be seen through the roof of the structure, as smoke billowed over the area.

Fire officials initially said a person was being evaluated for possible injuries, but later added that no injuries were reported and no one was sent to a hospital.

The fire was extinguished by 5:25 p.m., officials said.

The Latest
The panel had begun to discuss the different approaches between former Cubs president Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer, who has been reticent to describe his plan as rebuilding.
Everyone on our streets is expected to follow the rules of the road. Yet, cyclists blow by stop signs so often that, when I see one who stops, I roll down my window to say thank you.
Today’s update is a 5-minute read that will brief you on the day’s biggest stories.
Hosts Lynn Sweet and Laura Washington were joined by New York Times reporters and best-selling authors Jonathan Martin and Alexander Burns, Sun-Times political reporter Tina Sfondeles and WBEZ politics reporter Dave McKinney on May 19, 2022.