A man was injured and a home was destroyed in a fire on South Campbell Street in Hopkinsville early Thursday morning.
Hopkinsville Firefighters say they were called to the home for a report of a fire that started with a cigarette just after 1 am and found the home engulfed in flames when they arrived.
A man was reportedly found in the back of the home by firefighters and taken by ambulance to Jennie Stuart Medical Center then transferred to a Nashville hospital.
The home is located at 1506 South Campbell Street. The cause of the fire and the extent of the man’s injuries have not been released.