Police: Woman found on fire in Southold field

Police say a Southold woman is in critical condition after she was found in a Southold field on fire.



According to police, the 58-year-old woman was discovered engulfed in flames yesterday.



The woman was alone at the school athletic field outside Southold Junior Senior High School, according to Newsday.



The Southold fire chief tells the paper a boys' basketball team playing in the school gym saw the woman through the windows and put out the flames.



Police do not believe the incident is criminal.


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