PAINESVILLE, OH (WOIO) - A man was life-flighted to MetroHealth hospital after suffering serious injuries in a massive house fire Thursday night.
Nine fire departments were called in to douse the blaze, which engulfed a home and blew out its windows.
Flames were shooting out of the home, located at 443 Bank St., when firefighters arrived.
The flame spurts even began catching adjacent homes on fire in the neighborhood.
The house is destroyed, and the homeowner's dog was killed in the fire.
No firefighters were injured.
The man's identity has not yet been released.
Authorities are investigating the cause of the fire.