Flagler County sheriff’s deputies evacuated six homes Tuesday evening in connection with a fire at 20 Woodstone Lane in that occurred just before 11 p.m. and resulted in injury to the resident.
The state fire marshal has been called in to investigate the cause of the fire, which has initially been deemed suspicious.
Palm Coast Fire Department was able to extinguish the fire, which fully engulfed the home. Flames could be seen coming from the roof, according to deputies.
The resident of the home, Harold Pizzetta, 54, was found sitting in a chair in the corner of his fenced yard, where he apparently had been during the fire and firefighting efforts, according to report. He said someone had broken in, set the fire and left.
He was transported to Florida Hospital Flagler for treatment of burn injuries. Firefighters determined there were no other occupants of the home.
Deputies said the size of the fire and strong winds forced the evacuation of houses in the
Currently 0 Responses
24 Scenic A1A PRIDE Meeting
24 The Lion in Winter
25 Pig Roast & Membership Drive
2:00 pm - 6:00 am
25 Jam Session in the Park
High School students donate to breast cancer patients
The Flagler Palm Coast High School Future Business Leaders of America class donated $580 to Florida Hospital Flagler Foundation’s breast cancer fund, which provides screening mammograms, diagnostic studies and education to local qualified women who are uninsured and seeking assistance.
Florida Hospital Flagler gives $2,000 in scholarships
Florida Hospital Flagler's medical staff donated $2,000 in scholarships to four graduating high school students.
Premier: Rotary of Flagler County gets thumbs up
Also, Club President Rick Staly was recognized with a "Well Done" Award.