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Fire and ice: huge blaze in Chicago warehouse

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A truck and chemical drums are covered with ice as firefighters help to extinguish a massive blaze at a vacant warehouse on January 23 in Chicago. More than 200 firefighters battled a five-alarm fire as temperatures were below freezing.

A truck and chemical drums are covered with ice as firefighters help to extinguish a massive blaze at a vacant warehouse on January 23 in Chicago. More than 200 firefighters battled a five-alarm fire as temperatures were below freezing. Photo: Scott Olson/Getty Images/AFP

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