Man Hospitalized After Sioux City Fire

By Associated Press

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) - A man found by Sioux City firefighters sent to battle a house fire has been hospitalized.

Authorities say firetrucks were dispatched about 9:30 a.m. Thursday. Fire crews found the flames had died away, but the house had considerable smoke damage.

Assistant Fire Chief Pat Flynn says the man was semiconscious when found inside, and he was taken outside for treatment that included oxygen. The man soon was taken to a hospital.

His name and other information about him haven’t been released.

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