Man Suffers Burns In Cobbs Creek House Fire

A man suffered 3rd degree burns in a house fire on Iron Point Lane in Cobbs Creek. According to the Gazette-Journal the fire started on the front porch as the man and a woman were asleep. The burns were on the man’s foot and he was airlifted to Norfolk General Hospital. Firefighters had to return after the fire rekindled. Mathews VFD crews were assisted by fire departments from Gloucester and Hartfield.