Man Killed in Avondale Multi-Story Fire: Police

A man was killed in a fire Monday at a home in Avondale on the Northwest Side, police said.

Authorities responded to a blaze about 12:11 a.m. at a three-story building in the 3100 block of North California Avenue, according to Chicago police.

The 39-year-old was discovered in a condo on the first floor and pronounced dead on the scene, police said. The Cook County medical examiner’s office hasn’t released details on the death.

No other injuries were reported, police said. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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