Fire victim back in hospital after blaze


Web Editor - Mason Stevenson

PADUCAH, Ky. - A man injured by a fire that destroyed his business is back in the hospital.

The fire happened last Thursday at "Guy Handley's Auto Repair Shop" on Paducah's south side.

Handley was working on a fuel pump when it exploded. 

The mechanic was rushed to the hospital where he was treated and later released with 2nd and 3rd degree burns to his arms and legs.

Monday, friends tell Loacl 6 Handley is being cared for at the burn unit at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville. 

His mother and sister are by his side.