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East Albany man recovering after being burned in house fire

ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

An East Albany man says he's recovering well from burns he suffered fighting a fire in his home New Year's Eve day.

Noe Vosquez suffered burns on his arms when he used a water hose to put out a heater fire.

He told firefighters about 11:30 Friday night he smelled smoke, and found the insulation around his heater under the mobile home was on fire.  

The fire was out when firefighters arrived, and the home sustained little damage. 

Vosquez was treated by paramedics at the scene.  

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