Two elderly people injured in Pasco County structure fire

Pasco County Fire Rescue photo

PASCO COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – Pasco County Fire Rescue battled a structure blaze Thursday evening.

Pasco County Fire Rescue photo
Pasco County Fire Rescue photo

An elderly female escaped from the fire, at 19430 Bexley Road, but suffered burns to around 15 percent of her body. Three firefighters entered the wood structure and found an unresponsive elderly male. The two victims were airlifted to a burn center.

Investigators are working to identify the cause. Detectives from the State Fire Marshal’s office are assisting in the investigation.

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