Level II HazMat called on Chicago's Near West Side

May 6, 2011 4:58:15 PM PDT
Chicago firefighters were called to an apartment building on Chicago's Near West Side to check out reports of high carbon monoxide levels Friday afternoon.

It's was called a Level II HazMat because of very high CO levels. Occupants were evacuated from the building at 6 S. Laflin.

Later on Friday, CO levels were brought back to normal and apartment building residents were allowed back inside.

So far, there have been no reports of anyone becoming ill.

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