Putnam County fire leaves 4 homeless, One injured by flames

A Putnam County man, and at least three children, lost their home in a fire Wednesday night.

911 dispatchers say they received numerous calls reporting the fire at 147 Main Street around 7:30 pm.

Authorities say that only the adult male, who lived at the Vaughnsville property, was injured; he suffered burns to his hands and face and was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

Officials have not released the victim's name or his condition.