Man badly burned due to Glendale apartment fire

Posted: Updated:
A man was badly burned in an apartment fire in Glendale. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) A man was badly burned in an apartment fire in Glendale. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
Firefighters said the victim had burns on more than 50 percent of his body. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Firefighters said the victim had burns on more than 50 percent of his body. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
It's unclear what led up to the fire. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) It's unclear what led up to the fire. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
GLENDALE, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -

A man was taken to the hospital after he suffered burns in an apartment fire in Glendale on Tuesday night.

Firefighters were called out to an apartment complex at 67th and Maryland avenues.

The fire department said crews found a man in his 30s unconscious by the front door.

Firefighters said the victim had burns on more than 30 percent of his body.

He regained consciousness on his way to the hospital, the department said. He is in serious condition but should make a full recovery.

The fire was contained to just that one apartment and started in the kitchen.

It's unclear what caused the fire.

Click/tap here to download the free azfamily mobile app.

Copyright 2018 KPHO/KTVK (KPHO Broadcasting Corporation). All rights reserved.