4 hospitalized after Villa Park VFW fire

May 30, 2012 (CHICAGO)

Workers were renovating a gun range in the basement at the time of the fire in Villa Park. Investigators say it appears that the flame from a welding torch set the soundproofing materials on fire.

About 50 people were in the hall at the time getting ready for bingo night.

Nine people were treated for burns. Four of those victims remain hospitalized, but doctors say their conditions are improving.

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