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15 Amazing Photos Of Beautifully Icy Aftermath To Chicago Fire

The scene of a five-alarm fire entombed in ice.

1. On Tuesday night, the Chicago Fire Department battled a massive five-alarm warehouse fire on the city’s South Side.

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2. A Chicago Fire Department spokesman described the blaze as the largest the department has faced in a decade.

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3. One-third of Chicago’s firefighting force was called to battle the flames in subzero weather.

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4. Firefighters continued to extinguish hot spots Wednesday morning.

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Ellie Hall is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in Washington, D.C.
 
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