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Homeowner hospitalized after fire

Posted at 4:46 AM, Dec 26, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-26 04:46:37-05

WACO, Ky. (LEX 18) — A homeowner was taken to the hospital after a fire in Madison County.

The fire broke out at a home on old College Hill Road in Waco just before 9 p.m. Wednesday. Officials say there was heavy smoke and flames coming through the roof with burns to his head, chest, arms and hands.

One firefighter was treated at the scene for heat exhaustion. Multiple agencies were called to the scene.

There is no word on the condition of the homeowner.