Niles man found on fire Tuesday night

Posted at 8:31 AM, Nov 23, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-23 08:31:48-05

NILES TOWNSHIP, Mich. – Berrien County investigators are trying to figure out why a man was on fire Tuesday night.

Deputies were called to the Birchcrest Estates in the 2300 block of East Main Street in Niles Township at about 10:30pm Tuesday on reports of a man on fire.  There, they found a man, with smoke coming from his clothing, lying on the ground.

The man was taken to Memorial Hospital in South Bend.  His condition was not released.

The sheriff’s department has not released any other information and is continuing to investigate what happened.