Police are investigating following a suspicious fire in St Marys
About 8.45am (Thursday 10 August 2017), emergency services were called to Magnolia Street, where they found a home well alight.
Fire & Rescue NSW attended and extinguished the blaze; however the home was destroyed.
The occupant, a 39-year-old man was removed from the home. He was treated for burns and smoke inhalation before being taken to Nepean Hospital in a serious but stable condition.
Officers attached to St Marys Local Area Command have established a crime scene.
The cause of the fire is yet to be determined.
Inquiries are continuing.
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Source: NSW Police