3 dogs dead, firefighter injured in South Side fire

Three dogs died and a firefighter was injured in an extra-alarm fire in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side. 

The fire started in a building on the 5400 block of South Justine Avenue and spread to buildings to the north and south, Chicago Fire Department Spokesman Larry Langford said. 

Firefighters encountered a frozen fire hydrant at the scene, Langford said. 

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