Fire at Lexington home under investigation

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Investigators are trying to figure out what caused a fire that sent a man to the hospital Thursday night.

Lexington Police say they were responding to a disorder on Harris Court when they noticed a house was on fire nearby.

A man was inside the home but refused to come out.

When firefighters searched the home for the man they found that he had jumped out a back window and ran away.

He was later found injured, by a fence line near the interstate.

Police say it is unclear at this time why the man ran from the home.

The fire remains under investigation.

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