House fire claims one man's life

By: Jerrika Insco Email
By: Jerrika Insco Email

A fire leaves a man dead and a firefighter badly injured.

State police say firefighters found 46-year-old John Meade in the home on Short Street in Paintsville overnight.

EMTs rushed him to a hospital where he later died.

Tim Goble, a Paintsville firefighter, received treatment at the hospital for smoke inhalation and has been released.

Right now investigators do not know what caused the fire.

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