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83-Year-Old Woman Critically Injured In Hohenwald Fire

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HOHENWALD, Tenn. - An 83-year old woman was injured in a fire at a home in Lewis County Thursday evening.

The fire started around 6 p.m. in the 200 block of Bellwood Road in Hohenwald.

Fire officials said the woman was cooking when something on the stove caught fire. A person driving by saw smoke, went into the home, and pulled the woman out.

The woman has burns on 40-percent of her body. She was flown to Vanderbilt University Medical Center for treatment, where she was listed in critical condition.

Her identity was not immediately released.

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