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Roof collapses as CFD battle S. Side fire

Saturday, August 24, 2013
Chicago firefighters received a scare Friday evening when part of a roof gave way as they battled a fire in the 8000 block of South Marquette in the South Shore neighborhood.

Chicago firefighters received a scare Friday evening when part of a roof gave way as they battled a fire in the 8000 block of South Marquette in the South Shore neighborhood.

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Chicago firefighters received a scare Friday evening when part of a roof gave way as they battled a fire in the 8000-block of South Marquette in the South Shore neighborhood.

The firefighters all got out safely.

Ten people who lived in the building were displaced.

A Chicago Fire Department vehicle headed to the scene was involved in an accident at 79th Street and Stony Island.

There was no word on any injuries from that incident.

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