Watch: Chicago FFs rescue occupant during high-rise fire
Two people were injured during a two-alarm fire on the seventh floor of a 10-story high-rise
By Rebecca Johnson
CHICAGO — The Chicago Fire Department is battling a fire in an Oakland high-rise Monday morning.
CFD said the fire, which was upgraded to a 2-alarm at about 7:30 a.m., broke out on the seventh floor of the high-rise at 3515 South Cottage Grove Avenue.
Four people were transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, according to CFD. They said residents were evacuated for smoke inhalation.
STILL & BOX, EMS PLAN 1 FOR THE FIRE IN THE HIGH-RISE AT 3515 S COTTAGE GROVE. FIRE ON THE 7 FLOOR.— Chicago Fire Media (@CFDMedia) November 6, 2023