Thursday October 27th, 2016 8:55AM

Burned man flown from Cleveland

By Dean Dyer WRWH Radio
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CLEVELAND - A White County man was transported by medical helicopter to Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta after receiving burns over approximately 40 percent of his body Thursday afternoon. <br /> <br /> Cleveland Police Chief John Foster said the man, believed to be in his mid- to late 40s, was burning items at his home in the county and fell into the burn pit. A female, believed to be his wife, transported him to the fire station in Cleveland. <br /> <br /> "Our firemen starting working with him, they called EMS and EMS called life flight," Foster said.<br /> <br /> The name of the victim was not known.
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