Man burned in Punta Gorda fire
PUNTA GORDA, Fla. - A Punta Gorda man is being treated for life-threatening injuries after he was burned in an early morning fire Saturday.
The Punta Gorda Fire Department says the blaze broke out at a mobile home in the 1100 block of Tamiami Trail just after 5:30
When crews arrived they say heavy smoke and fire was coming from the front of the home.
After searching around back, they found a 62-year-old man unconscious and suffering from serious burns.
He was flown to Tampa General Hospital.
Officials have not released a cause of the fire.