Firefighter injured in blaze at vacant apartment complex in Albany Park

The firefighter was taken to Swedish Covenant Hospital with leg pain.

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Chicago firefighter on the scene of house fire in Belmont Cragin in January 2019.

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A Chicago firefighter was injured early Tuesday at a fire at a vacant apartment complex in Albany Park on the Northwest Side.

Fire crews responded to a building in the 3300 block of West Cullom Aveune around 3:30 a.m., Chicago police said. The fire was struck out about 30 minutes later.

A firefighter was taken to Swedish Covenant Hospital with leg pain, according to fire officials.

An investigation into the cause of the fire was ongoing.

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