A man was burned in an accidental fire that occurred at a North Hampton business on Monday, according to North Hampton fire.

The man was working in a small auto garage at Hampton Ford in North Hampton when a fire was started accidentally, according to Lt. Angelo Puglisi, adding that the man was transported to Portsmouth Regional Hospital with burns.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation, Puglisi said. The man's name was not disclosed and the extent of his injuries were not immediately known.

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