Police: Jacksonville woman badly burned
Woman taken to hospital in life-threatening condition, police say
Police say a 58-year-old Jacksonville woman was rushed to a hospital to be treated for burns Saturday night.
Jacksonville police say a motorist alerted them to a brush fire at the intersection of Colcord Avenue and Arlington Expressway about 7:15 p.m. Jacksonville Fire-Rescue responded to put out the blaze and found Mary Ann Gill burned.
A woman who saw Gill on fire pulled her from the woods as crews arrived, police said. Gill was taken to Shands Jacksonville Medical Center in life-threatening condition.
Jacksonville Sheriff's Office detectives and the state Fire Marshal's office are investigating.
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