Longtime Catering Business Near Midway Airport in Chicago Catches Fire Overnight – NBC Chicago
Emergency crews are on the scene after a catering business caught fire late Thursday near Midway International Airport, authorities can confirm.
According to Chicago Fire officials, a still and box alarm fire was reported in the 6300 block of South Central Avenue at 11:35 pm Thursday. Crews worked overnight and into early Friday morning, officials say.
Photos and video from the scene show crews on ladders using hoses to put out flames in what appears to be a burned and blackened building.
According to officials, there are no reports of injuries or displacements.
The catering business at that address, Georgi’s Catering, has been in business for more than 50 years and provides meals for corporations, Meals on Wheels and more, it’s website says.
NBC 5 has reached out to Georgi’s Catering for comment but has not heard back.
This story will be updated as more information becomes available.