Firefighters rescue people from burning home

February 3, 2009 2:41:11 PM PST
Some tense moments for residents of a home on Chicago's South Side: Flames shot from the roof of the house at 4749 South Laflin just after noon Tuesday. In addition to fighting the blaze, firefighters had to rescue several people from the burning building.

Several ambulances were called to the scene. At least one person was transported to a nearby hospital.