Man injured in early morning house fire in Rusk Co.
POSTED: Tuesday, February 25, 2014 - 6:53am
UPDATED: Tuesday, February 25, 2014 - 9:16am
Rusk County (KETK) — A man has been injured in an early morning house fire in Rusk County.
It happened around 3:45 Tuesday morning off of Highway 42, just north of FM 2012.
The Kilgore, Overton and New London fire departments all responded to the call.
Kilgore firefighters tell KETK, an unidentified man, who lived in the home, was taken to a local hospital after receiving several burns. He was later taken to Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas for additional treatment.
We're told the fire has been extinguished.