CHICAGO — Famed Chicago Chef Charlie Trotter has died, according to the Chicago Fire Department.
Officials say Trotter was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in critical condition Tuesday morning.
The 54-year-old later died at the hospital.
We’re also learning that police are expecting to stage a death investigation at Trotter’s house.
Trotter was one of the first so-called celebrity chefs in Chicago, opening his self-titled restaurant in Lincoln Park in 1987.
By WGN Web Desk