House Fire Leaves Woman In Critical Condition In Lawndale

Sun-Times Media Wire
October 23, 2019 - 7:08 am

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CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- A house fire Wednesday left a 59-year-old woman in critical condition in Lawndale on the West Side.

At about 1:15 a.m., authorities responded to a single family home in the 1400 block of South Rockwell Street, after reports of the residence being in flames, Chicago police said.

The woman was pulled from the home and taken to Mt. Sinai Hospital for treatment for smoke inhalation, police said. She is in critical condition.

The origins of the fire remain unknown, police said. There were no other injuries.

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