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Man hospitalised after Shepparton house fire

A 75-year-old male has been taken to hospital following a house fire in Shepparton overnight.

CHLOE WARBURTON August 4, 2014 8:49am

Police at the scene of a fire at Lachlan Cres in Shepparton this morning.

A 75-year-old male has been taken to hospital after Country Fire Authority crews pulled him from a burning house last night.

A CFA spokesperson said crews from Shepparton and Mooroopna arrived to find a room at the rear of the Lachlan Cres property on fire about 11.15pm.

The fire was contained by 11.35pm.

The wheelchair-bound man was taken to hospital. His current condition is unknown.

Police are currently on scene.

For more, see tomorrow's Shepparton News.

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