Gold Bar man remains in critical condition after fire

GOLD BAR — A Gold Bar man remained in critical condition Tuesday at a Seattle hospital after he suffered burns in a house fire last weekend.

The man, whose age was unknown, was taken to Harborview Medical Center on Saturday after the fire broke out about 6 p.m. in the 100 block of Second Street. The man had been living at the home without electricity, officials said Tuesday.

Investigators believe the fire was caused by a kerosene heater. The investigation is ongoing, but the cause is believed to be accidental.

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