Tampa, Fla. (WFLA) – Authorities say a man and a child were injured in a house fire in Seffner late Thursday night.
Crews responded to a fire at a home on the 9900 block of Joe Ebert Street around 10:45 p.m. and saw thick smoke and flames.
According to the fire brigade, about 75% of the house burned down along with a separate garage.
Firefighters broke a window to save a boy inside. They said the child was injured and hospitalized in serious condition. A man at home was also taken to hospital, where he was listed in stable condition.
No other injuries have been reported.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation.
https://www.wfla.com/news/hillsborough-county/boy-seriously-injured-in-seffner-house-fire-adult-hurt/ Boy seriously injured in Seffner house fire; man hurt