Firefighters battle fire at vacant home

March 18, 2008 5:43:41 AM PDT
Dozens of firefighters battled a fire in the South Shore neighborhood early Tuesday morning. It began in a vacant home on South Burnham and 78th Street. Flames burned through the roof of the building and threatened to spread to an apartment building next door.

All of the residents made it out safely with the help of Chicago police.

No one was hurt in the fire and there is no word on a cause.