El Paso woman burned when face catches fire

Thursday, March 14, 2013 - 8:05pm

An El Paso woman remains in critical condition after a smoking accident gone wrong. It happened Thursday night on the 5200 block of Bastille. Firefighters say the 62 year-old was smoking a cigarette while wearing an oxygen mask. Her face caught on fire and was severely burned. The fire department is reminding people that you should never smoke while on oxygen.


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