CHICAGO - A person was killed and another critically hurt in a house fire Friday night in West Garfield Park.
About 11:20 p.m., firefighters responded to a blaze at a house in the 4400 block of West Jackson Boulevard, Chicago Fire officials said.
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A person, who is believed to be male, was found dead at the scene, fire officials said. The Cook County medical examiner’s office hasn’t released details on the death.
A woman, in her 70s, was taken in critical condition to Mount Sinai Hospital for smoke inhalation, according to fire officials.
Chicago Fire Department are investigating the cause of the fire.