Byron Fire Leaves One Hospitalized

By: Mark Berman
By: Mark Berman

An early morning fire in Byron leaves one person hospitalized. The Byron Fire Department responded to a call at 905 West Blackhawk drive at 4 o'clock this morning. Officials say the fire was contained to the room it started in, and has been extinguished. One man remains in critical condition at Swedish American Hospital after firefighters pulled him out of the burning building. All other residents who were home in the eight-family building at the time got out safely.


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