Elizabethtown firefighter injured in non-duty incident - WFXG FOX54 Augusta - Your News One Hour Earlier

Elizabethtown firefighter injured in non-duty incident

Posted: Updated:

ELIZABETHTOWN, NC (WECT) - According to the Bladen County Fire Marshall, an Elizabethtown firefighter was burned in a non-duty related accident.

Hunter Long was cooking on the grill for fundraiser, when the grill exploded. He was flown to the burn center in Chapel Hill where he is in stable condition.

The Elizabethtown Fire Department is collecting funds for the Long family. A business in the community has agreed to match the funds donated to assist with Long's medical expenses.

Donations can be dropped off at the Elizabethtown Fire Department.

Copyright 2013 WECT. All rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow