March 2, 2009 (CHICAGO) --A 61-year old man died Sunday night in a fire on Chicago's Northwest Side. A firefighter was also injured in the fire in a two-flat in the Avondale neighborhood. It broke out Sunday night in the 3300-block of North Lawndale.
Firefighters found the man unconscious. He later died at Swedish Covenant Hospital. The medical examiner has identified him as Mirostaw Dziemidowicz.
A firefighter was slightly overcome by smoke inside the building.