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Man Spotted On Fire Remains in Burn Unit

Man Spotted On Fire Remains in Burn Unit

Posted - Sep. 17, 2004 at 7:33 a.m.



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OGDEN, Utah (AP) -- The man Ogden police say was seen running out of a garage on fire is still in the University of Utah Hospital's burn unit with severe burns.

A woman who spotted 25-year-old Juvencio Garcia running out of her neighbor's garage Saturday called 9-1-1. Firefighters found the man lying on the sidewalk with his clothes half off.

The man was burned over about a third of his body.

Police say they don't know what he was doing on the property and he may have been trespassing.

(Copyright 2004 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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