Politics
How do you think Trump did in his first 100 days in office? Let us know

Fire doused in North Side elevator shaft

Chicago firefighters were dispatched to an Uptown neighborhood high-rise this morning after a small fire broke out in an elevator shaft.

An elevator motor apparently overheated at about 10:20 a.m. in the 700 block of West Bittersweet Place, according to Fire Department spokesman Richard Rosado. Five ambulances were sent to the scene as a precaution.

The fire was declared under control and the emergency medical services Plan 1 that sent the ambulances to the scene declared secured at 11:09 a.m., Rosado said.

There were no reports of injuries as of about 11:15 a.m., Rosado said.

chicagobreaking@tribune.com

Copyright © 2017, Los Angeles Times
79°