Man burned in Wilson house fire drives himself to hospital
Posted December 2, 2013
Wilson, N.C. — A Wilson man drove himself to a local hospital Sunday after suffering extensive burns in a house fire, authorities said Monday.
Steve Coley, 54, escaped the fire at 4719 Wiggins Mill Road and drove to Wilson Medical Center. He was airlifted to the North Carolina Jaycees Burn Center at UNC Hospitals with burns over 90 percent of his body, authorities said.
Coley was listed in critical condition Monday.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.