WICHITA, Kansas – A 15-year-old man was taken to St. Francis Hospital after suffering burns in a flash fire.
It happened just before 5 p.m. in the 1500 block of N. Piatt.
Officials say the man used a lighter and ignited a gas can in the living room of the home.
The boy suffered five percent burns to his hands, back, and face.
Fire officials say the home was not heavily damaged.