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Burley-in-Wharfedale man suffers burns from chip pan fire
8:00am Tuesday 17th December 2013 in News
A 30-year-old man suffered burns after a pan caught alight.
The man, who sustained burns to his arms, legs and his face, had been cooking chips in the pan when it flared up, causing five per cent burns to his body, firefighters said.
Rawdon watch commander Neil Spratt said the fire was out by the time they arrived.
The man was given oxygen therapy before paramedics arrived and took him to hospital.