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Two seriously burned after cooking fire

Young man burned in Gympie
Young man burned in Gympie Jacob Carson

BREAKING NEWS: Two people, a young man and a woman have been burned after a cooking fire at a home in the middle of Gympie.

Ambulance crews responded to the scene just after 6pm tonight, with reports of burns, possibly from cooking oil.

According to ambulance media, a 21-year-old man has received serious burns to the face, while an 18-year-old woman has received superficial burns to her body.

More as information becomes available.

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