Photos: Chicago Fire Turns to Ice

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By WXedge Staff on January 24, 2013, 11:30am Last modified: January 26, 2013, 12:22pm

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A fire in a Chicago, Ill. warehouse on Tuesday posed a big problem for firefighters as temperatures were well below freezing.

Firefighters battled the blaze as temperatures dipped to around 10°F. The water from the fire hoses served two purposes, one of which was unintended. The fire was eventually put out, but the building and nearby areas were covered in a thickening layer of ice.

Check out some photos from the "icy" fire.

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