Chattanooga, TN (WDEF) – Early Saturday morning, emergency personnel treated a male victim suffering from burns on 50% of his body.
Firefighters with Walden’s Ridge Emergency Services responded to a vehicle and porch fire, located at 2806 Suck Creek Road.
Along with the Chattanooga Fire Department and other agencies, fire crews extinguished the blaze. Damages are unknown at this time.
Hamilton County EMS arrived on the scene and transported the victim to Erlanger Medical Center. He is being treated for third-degree burns on his lower body.
The cause of the fire is undetermined and is under investigation by the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office.