A woman was hospitalized after inhaling smoke during a fire at a residential building in the Old Town neighborhood tonight.
The blaze started about 7:45 p.m. at 6-floor resident building at 1500 N. La Salle St., according to the Chicago Fire Department.
A 32-year-old woman was hospitalized after suffering minor smoke inhalation. She was in good condition at an unidentified hospital.
Flames were contained to one unit, according to the fire department.
At 7 p.m. police officers were diverting traffic away from the area, according to police News Affairs Officer Darryl Baety.