SOUTH BEND An elderly man was injured in a house fire late Tuesday night.
It started just before midnight in the 1600 block of Leer, near Dubail in South Bend.
Firemen say the victim was on the lawn outside the home when they arrived. He had been pulled out by someone else who was in the area at the time.
Officials were not immediately able to confirm the extent of his injuries, nor have they disclosed a possible cause of the fire. However they say it started in an upstairs bedroom.