Man suffers burns in fat fire

POLICE are investigating after a man sustained burns to his hand and foot at a Bundamba residence this afternoon.

Paramedics were called to a house on Rule Dve about 2.15pm, with initial reports of a house fire.

It later emerged that a man appeared to have been burned by a fat fire, which was out when emergency services arrived.

Firefighters were also called but were not required.

The man has been taken to Ipswich Hospital.



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