Upon arrival at the house, deputies observed smoke in the rear of the house. They made entry to the house, where they encountered dense smoke throughout the house. Deputies made their way to the bedroom where they found the elderly man. The deputies assisted in getting the man out of his house and to the care of rescue personnel. The man was treated on scene and later left with family members.
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