DENVER (CBS4) – One person is in the hospital with critical injuries after being found burned from a car fire in Denver. Denver firefighters and Denver police were on the scene early Thursday morning.
It happened in the area of West Wesley Avenue and South Lipan Street.READ MORE: Police: Man Kills 6 Adults & Himself At Colorado Springs Birthday Party
So far there’s no word on what started the fire, but it is being investigated.READ MORE: Denver Police Officer Shot Saturday Night, Suspect On The Loose
Greg Pixley of the Denver Fire Department said the burn victim, a male, was badly burned over 45% of his body. He is being treated at a local hospital’s burn unit.MORE NEWS: $30,000 Reward Now Offered In 1970 Murder Of Marilee Burt
The fire appears to be accident in nature at this time, according to DFD investigators, Pixley said.