|Photo from WGN, which had|
an earlier story about the fire
A multi-alarm fire was called for an apartment building in the Uptown neighborhood on the North Side when a man used a lighter to look for something under a mattress and the mattress caught fire. At 4:45 a.m., fire personnel responded to a fire at Wilson Windsor Apartments at 915 W. Wilson Ave, according to Fire Media Affairs spokesman Larry Langford. Read the rest of the story here.
This is the Wilson Windsor Apartments, which were heavily rehabbed a couple years ago, across from Friendly Towers. We're glad to hear everyone is okay. Scary stuff.