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Cordele fire victim improving

February 15, 2008

Cordele -- A Cordele man is listed in good condition two days after he suffered serious burns in a house fire.

39-year-old Robert Smith was airlifted to the Joseph M. Still Burn Center in Augusta.

Firefighters found him outside his home on South 8th Street around 7:30 Wednesday night.

It took firefighters about two hours to put out the fire.

Smith was taken off a ventilator and upgraded from critical condition.

No word on what started the fire.

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