Louisville man in critical condition after severe burn

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A Louisville man is in critical condition after catching himself on fire.

Just after 2p.m., in the 2200 block of Greenwood Ave, Firefighters say they found a 50-year-old man with burns on his upper body.

The man was taken to University Hospital for treatment, he is in critical condition.

Investigators are trying to determine if the man was trying to light a cigarette or cooking when the fire started.

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