Man tries to save Henry Co. woman from burning home - WSMV Channel 4

Man tries to save Henry Co. woman from burning home

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PARIS, TN (WSMV) -

A passer-by tried to save a woman from a burning home on Sunday.

According to The Paris Post-Intelligencer, Kevin Miles was driving down Henderson Lane in Paris when he noticed smoke inside a home.

He is said to have rushed inside, looking for Patsy Evans. Miles pulled Evans out of the home, but it was too late.

Officials say they believe the 66-year-old died from smoke inhalation.

The state bomb and arson unit is investigating.

The sheriff called Miles' actions heroic.

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