UNIONTOWN (KDKA) — One man was seriously injured when fire ripped through a home in Fayette County on Friday.
The flames erupted around 4:30 p.m. at the intersection of Lincoln Street and Cleveland Avenue in Uniontown.READ MORE: 2 W. Va. Child Services Workers Charged With Misdemeanors Involving Abuse Of 4-Year-Old Boy Who Later Died
The victim had to be pulled out of the house.
“Neighbors and a homeowner were pulling a gentleman from the second floor, pulling him outside. He suffered pretty extensive burns,” Uniontown Fire Chief Dane Griffith.
He was flown by medical helicopter to UPMC Mercy Hospital.READ MORE: Pittsburghers Protest Police Shooting Of Daunte Wright In Minnesota
There’s been no word on his condition.
So far, there have also been no reports on what sparked the fire.
The fire caused damage to the home.McCandless Police Looking For Man With Knife Or Hatchet Near UPMC Passavant Hospital