One man, critical, after New Castle County fire

Fire crews in New Castle County battle a house fire.

The blaze was reported to fire officials shortly after 8 pm April 12 on Chestnut Avenue in the Roseville Park neighborhood in Newark.

Smoke was pouring from the home when fire crews arrived. A 66-year-old man was inside the building.

The man was transported to Christiana Hospital for burns and smoke inhalation. He is listed in critical condition.

Delaware state fire investigators are at the home, searching for the cause of the blaze.