(WVLT/WKYT)-- A McCreary County firefighter died Sunday evening, nearly two months after being severely burned in a house fire.
Arlie Hill, known as "Pooh" to his family and friends, suffered burns to more than 90% of his body when he and another firefighter rushed into a burning home in late August.
The "Prayers for Pooh" Facebook page posted numerous status updates requesting prayers for the firefighter who was reportedly fighting infections.
No funeral arrangements have been posted
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