8-year-old girl burned after clothes catch fire

It is unclear how the incident occurred; she is remains in the burn unit


By Julia Bayly
Bangor Daily News

CARIBOU, Maine — A local girl was flown to the Maine Medical Center's burn unit Sunday after sustaining unspecified burn injuries Sunday morning, according to the state fire marshall.

"The 8-year-old girl sustained burns when her clothing caught fire," Tim Lowell, state fire marshall, said late Sunday afternoon.

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