Man careflighted from Noonday area house fire with burns to 10 percent of body

Noonday, Flint firefighters at scene

Man careflighted from Noonday area house fire with burns to 10 percent of body
Firefighters at Noonday area house fire

NOONDAY, TX (KLTV) - A man was careflighted from a house fire in Noonday Wednesday afternoon.

Officials say a 24-year-old male resident was flown to a Dallas hospital from the scene.

The fire was was in a home in the 14000 block of CR 198. Flint and Noonday fire departments are at the scene. EMS from UT Health East Texas is at the scene, as well. Air1 arrived and landed in the yard of a nearby residence shortly thereafter.

Smith County Fire Marshal Connie Wasson arrived at the scene to investigate, as well. According to Wasson, the man was careflighted to Dallas with burns to about 10 percent of his body.

Crime scene tape has been put into place around the residence.

Wasson reported that the fire marshal’s office has stopped their investigation as evening sets and will continue to investigate on Thursday.

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Noonday residential fire
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