HULL (CBS) — Firefighters say a 2-alarm fire at a Hull home was caused by a space heater.
The call came in at midnight, Sunday.
The home’s resident was found outside when fire crews arrived, suffering from burns to his back.
The man was taken to a Boston hospital by medical helicopter.
Firefighters, hampered by cold, windy, icy conditions, worked until 4:30 a.m. extinguishing the fire.
One firefighter was injured after he slipped on the ice.
Firefighters say the home is a total loss.