Man critically injured in garage fire

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Tuesday, July 21, 2015

CHICAGO (WLS) -- A 54-year-old man is in critical condition at Mt. Sinai Hospital with second degree burns over 70 percent of his body after a fire, fire department officials say.

Officials say the fire at a small auto repair shop at 31st and Kostner was started while the man was removing a gas tank and some other parts from a car. Investigators have not yet determined what exactly went wrong.