July 6, 2014 2:08 pm
Updated: July 6, 2014 3:09 pm

Woman critically injured after falling into fire pit

File / Global News

CALGARY- A woman was rushed to hospital with critical injuries on Sunday morning, after falling into a fire pit.

Emergency crews were called to an area near Highway 805 and Highway 587 north of Torrington, Alberta just before 5 a.m., and found the badly-injured woman. STARS was called to airlift her to the Foothills Hospital in Calgary.

The 53-year-old victim suffered severe burns to nearly her entire body, and is listed in life-threatening condition.

Crews from Linden and Three Hills also responded.



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