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Third alarm called for Woodlawn fire

3-11 alarm fire 6800 S. Cottage Grove. Monday April 29 2013 | Brian Jackson~Sun Times

3-11 alarm fire at 6800 S. Cottage Grove. Monday, April 29, 2013 | Brian Jackson~Sun Times

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Updated: April 29, 2013 1:01PM

Firefighters are responding to an extra-alarm blaze in the South Side Woodlawn neighborhood early Monday afternoon.

A second alarm was called about 12:15 p.m. and a third alarm at about 12:35 p.m. for a one-story building in the 6800 block of South Cottage Grove Avenue, according to Fire Media Affairs.

The fire is in a vacant, 200-by-200-foot commercial building, Fire Media said.

No injuries had been reported as of 12:45 p.m.

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