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Boy, 5, Saves 13 People From Back Of The Yards Fire

July 27, 2019 - 10:59 am

CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -– A 5-year-old boy is being credited Saturday with saving 13 people from an overnight house fire in Back of the Yards, CBS News reported.

The boy, Jayden Espinosa, woke the family to warn them of the flames

“We lost everything inside, we lost baby clothes, pictures, ID’s, social security cards, birth certificates, we lost everything," resident James Bennett told CBS.

Seven adults and six children have been displaced by the blaze. 

Read the full story at CBS.