Man injured in house fire

JACKSON, MO (KFVS) - A Jackson man is hospitalized following a late night house fire.

According to the Jackson Fire Department, the call came in shortly before 10 p.m. Friday night.

When crews arrived at the single-story home located at 111 Madison Street the fire was contained in one room in the home.

Firefighters learned an occupant of the home injured. Jackson fire officials say the man was taken to the hospital with burns.

The extent of those injuries is not known. The victim's name has not been released.

Fire crews remained on the scene until just before midnight.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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