CHICAGO (WLS) — A Chicago firefighter was injured in an extra-alarm fire that damaged three buildings Monday morning in Little Village on the Southwest Side.
According to Chicago Fire Department officials, the blaze was first reported shortly after 2:15ba.m. at a two-flat building in the 2500-block of South Albany Avenue.
The blaze then spread to two adjacent buildings, fire officials said.
More than 100 firefighters were on scene to put out the blaze.
One firefighter suffered a minor shoulder injury after they were struck by a chimney part, officials said. He was transported to an area hospital in fair condition.