A man is in a downstate hospital with burns after a fire started in his Otsego County house.
The Otsego County Fire Department says a man and his son were inside their Bagley Township home Thursday morning when the fire started.
Crews say it started near a recliner chair in the basement.
The man who was burned is also recovering from smoke inhalation.
The basement was the only part of the house that had fire damage.