Cigarette starts fire, critically injures man - Fox29 WFLX TV, West Palm Beach, FL-news & weather

Cigarette starts fire, critically injures man

A fire caused by a cigarette critically injured a person Sunday near Port St. Lucie, according to the St. Lucie County Fire District.

The fire happened at a residence at 11 Kachina Lane just after four p.m.

First responders said they found a patio couch on fire as well as an unresponsive male patient.

He was taken to a trauma center for treatment.

His identity was not released.

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