Water Tower Falls at Least 10 Stories from Building Mount on North Pine Grove Ave, Chicago

Water tower on the ground (PHOTO CREDIT: Chicago Fire Media).

Chicago police and firefighters responded about 10:00 a.m. to a report that a water tower fell off of a building in the 2800 block of North Pine Grove Avenue, and injured three people. A small water tower tank was found on the ground, and injured three people. Early reports are that one of the people is in critical condition or two are in serious condition.

Chicago Fire Department is reporting they have transported one Code Red (critical) to Illinois Masonic Medical Center, one Code Yellow (good condition) to Illinois Masonic Medical Center, and one Code Yellow (good condition) to St. Joseph Hospital.

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