Fort Mill man dies after saving wife from fire
Thu, 20 Feb 2014 22:10:06 GMT —
FORT MILL, S.C. (AP) -- Authorities say an 84-year-old Fort Mill man has died after rescuing his wife from a fire caused from an electrical short in her power lift chair.
Investigators say Kenneth "Kiss" Sloan went back inside the home Wednesday evening after rescuing his wife to try and fight the flames.
Firefighters found Sloan inside unconscious a few minutes later and he died at the hospital.
Investigators say the fire caused $50,000 in damage to the home.