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Chicago man killed in fire

March 18, 2008 5:40:17 AM PDT
Chicago fire investigators suspect careless smoking sparked a deadly fire in the Back of the Yards neighborhood.

The fire broke Monday night on South Paulina and 47th Street.

Firefighters found one man unconscious. He later died at Holy Cross Hospital.

Two police officers and firefighters suffered smoke inhalation in the fire. They are expected to be OK.


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