Man killed in West Side fire identified

October 28, 2012 8:54:12 AM PDT
Authorities have identified the man who died in a fire on Chicago's West Side over the weekend.

The blaze started in the attic of a building on the 1600-block of North Central Park Saturday. Officials now say Jaime Martinez, 43, died from carbon monoxide poisoning and smoke inhalation.

His death was ruled an accident.

Another man was rescued from a window and hospitalized

According to officials, there were no working smoke detectors.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.


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