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Five hospitalized after Brookfield fire

Updated: December 16, 2013 9:16AM

Four adults and one child were hospitalized after an early-morning fire Monday in west suburban Brookfield.

Fire and police officials responded to a home in the 4300 block of Blanchan Ave. about 5:40 a.m., according to Brookfield Police Lt. James Episcopo. The cause of the fire is unknown at this time.

Episcopo said the injuries weren’t serious. The residents were taken to Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospital “as a precautionary measure.”

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