A Rochester man was hospitalized with severe burns after a house fire early Saturday morning.

Fire officials said a fire broke out in a multi-unit apartment building on Hansonville Road in Rochester. Arriving units located an adult male who required medical attention and was transported to a local hospital before ultimately requiring another transfer to a Boston hospital for further treatment.

Enter your number to get our free mobile app

The man, who has yet to be identified, suffered severe burns as a result of the fire, per fire officials.

According to a statement, the New Hampshire State Fire Marshal’s Office, Rochester Fire Department and Rochester Police Department are investigating the incident.

KEEP READING: Scroll to see what the big headlines were the year you were born