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Police Seek Man Who Fled Scene of House Fire

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Police in Wheelock, Vermont, are searching for a man they say fled the scene of a house fire that severely burned another man Saturday night.

The fire happened just before 10 p.m. at 68 Sutton Road, according to necn affiliate WPTZ.

Police said they found Jason Henderson hiding in the attic following the fire. He fled the area during the investigation and remains sought after by police.

Police said the homeowner, Larry Clark, was taken to a hospital for burn treatment and was later transferred to Boston.

The fire remains under investigation.

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