Investigation continues into how victim received burns


Web Editor - Mason Stevenson

ELKVILLE, Ill. - An investigation into a fire that left a person with severe burns continues.

It happened in Ellkville, Illinois Wednesday.

Officials at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale contacted the Jackson County Sheriff's Office and the Elkville Police Department after the victim showed up looking for help.

Investigators determined the person was hurt in a fire at a home in the northwest area of Elkville.

No other details are available including the victim's name.