West Side fire engulfs home

April 14, 2011 5:30:10 AM PDT
A fire on Chicago's West Side has forced as many as 10 people inside a home to flee Thursday morning.

No injuries have been reported at the home at 211 North Lacrosse, near Cicero Avenue and Maple.

Fire crews called in extra equipment to fight the blaze, which began around 6 a.m. The fire was nearly under control by 6:20 a.m.

Cicero Ave. was closed temporarily while crews strung hoses to the fire scene.

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