MESA, Ariz. — A man was hospitalized with burns and 10 other residents were
temporarily displaced because of an early morning fire Monday at a Mesa retirement complex.
Mesa Fire Department spokeswoman Larissa Dvorak said the man has second- and
third-degree burns on 50 percent of his body. The fires started in his unit.
Dvorak said water damage from
sprinklers that had already put out the fire when firefighters arrived Friday
The water damage from the sprinklers displaced the other residents.
Cause of the fire isn’t immediately known.