HOKE COUNTY, N.C. (WTVD) --A Hoke County fire chief is in fair condition Saturday after getting badly burned in an explosion.
The sheriff's office said Hillcrest Fire Department chief Michael Scott was fighting a woods fire when a nearby storage shed caught fire.
Flammable liquids inside the shed exploded, seriously injuring Scott.
He was sent to the NC Jaycee Burn Center at UNC Hospitals in Chapel Hill.
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