Victim being flown to Dallas hospital after suffering burns in Smith Co. fire
POSTED: Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 3:24pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 4:34pm
Smith County, Texas (KETK) — A Smith County man is being flown to Parkland Hospital in Dallas after suffering severe burns in an early morning fire.
According to the Smith County Fire Marshal, officials were called to the scene of a mobile home fire in the 12,000 block of County Road 336, Wednesday morning.
Neighbors were able to get the resident out and he was transferred to a local hospital before it was announced he would be flown to Dallas.
The blaze erupted in the 12,000 block of County Road 336, which is north of Interstate 20.
The name of the victim is not being released at this time, but the house was destroyed.