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Victim airlifted to hospital with severe burns following fire in Taberg

One person was airlifted to the hospital with severe burns after a fire on Glenmore Road in Taberg, Saturday night.

Posted: Nov 30, 2019 10:43 PM
Updated: Nov 30, 2019 11:26 PM

TABERG- A person confined to a wheelchair was airlifted to the hospital with severe burns following a fire on Glenmore Road in Taberg, Saturday night.

The Taberg Fire Chief said the victim managed to drag themselves out of their wheelchair and call 911.

The victim was airlifted to Upstate Medical Center with severe burns and smoke inhalation.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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