Several people were injured when a four-story building partially collapsed due to an explosion on the city’s West Side Monday morning, according to authorities.
The collapse reportedly occurred around 9 a.m. near North Central Avenue and West Washington Boulevard. The building next door was evacuated, according to the Chicago Fire Department.
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At least 10 ambulances were dispatched to the scene, with six transports so far. The number of injuries was not immediately clear. Level 1 Hazmat was also sent to the scene.
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