Fire ignites at Hyde Park high-rise

June 19, 2011 5:36:52 AM PDT
Two women suffered minor injuries after fire at a high-rise apartment building on the city's South Side.

The fire was on the 17th floor of a building in the 5000-block of South Lake Shore Drive in the Hyde Park area.

Firefighters say they found heavy smoke on the 17th and 18th floors of the building.

Two women were taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center in good condition.

There was no word on what started the fire.

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