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Teen suffers only minor burn after sweatshirt catches fire

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A 13-year-old boy suffered a minor burn to his hand after his sweatshirt caught fire, officials said. The sweat shirt was soaked in lighter fluid, Deputy Fire Chief Michael O’Clair said, and police are investigating how that happened. The incident happened around 7 p.m. at a Lansing Street residence. The boy said his sweatshirt caught fire from the stove as he attempted to cook, O’Clair said, adding that he was saved from serious injury by ...

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