Massive Blaze Destroys Chicago Flea Market

 Wednesday, March 9, 2016

 NBC Chicago

At least one person was rescued and several cars swallowed as firefighters spent hours battling a blaze at a flea market building in Chicago’s West Humboldt Park neighborhood Tuesday morning. The fire started in the 4500 block of West Haddon Avenue, where fire officials said there were reports of people trapped in the northwest side of the building, according to the Chicago Fire Department. Ambulances were called to the scene and people were seen on stretchers, but fire officials said no injuries were reported. At least one person was rescued from the building, the department said.