Rochester Police, firefighters investigating after man found severely burned on Lyell Avenue

Updated: March 14, 2021 06:33 AM
Created: March 13, 2021 02:09 PM

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) — Rochester Police and firefighters are investigating after they found a man severely burned on Lyell Avenue Friday afternoon. 

Police responded around 12:30 p.m. to 500 Lyell Avenue for the report of a man on fire. 

Upon arrival, officers found a 53-year-old man from Rochester with severe burns to the lower half of his body. 

The man was transported to Strong Memorial Hospital with serious injuries.

Anyone with information is asked to call 911.

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