Caught on camera: Townhome explodes in Illinois

Explosion and fire late Thursday afternoon at complex on Noel Street in Maine Township left a firefighter injured. Residents unharmed.

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Marybel Gonzalez, Sara Machi, WBBM-TV:

Several families were displaced Thursday night after a massive fire ripped through a townhome development in Maine Township, near Des Plaines.

As CBS 2’s Marybel González reported, one firefighter was injured while trying to put out the blaze – which took fire crews about an hour.

Witnesses described a huge fire that engulfed an entire building in flames in just a matter of minutes.

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