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Michigan Ave. high-rise fire injures man

Wednesday, October 23, 2013
The fire on the 15th floor of the building at 535 North Michigan Avenue on Wednesday, October 23, 2013 was quickly extinguished.

The fire on the 15th floor of the building at 535 North Michigan Avenue on Wednesday, October 23, 2013 was quickly extinguished.

A man is hospitalized after a fire at Michigan Avenue high-rise in downtown Chicago.

The fire on the 15th floor of the building at 535 North Michigan Avenue on Wednesday morning was quickly extinguished. The man was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in good condition with smoke inhalation. He's expected to be just fine.

Michigan Avenue was temporarily blocked by some emergency vehicles while firefighters extinguished the fire.

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