This sounds painful....

Country singing legend Loretta Lynn was hospitalized after being BURNED during a fire at her home.

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A candle caught a chair on fire, Lynn tried to put it out with a pillow and burned her fingers in the process.

We sure hope she gets better soon!

She's scheduled to play the Austin Rodeo this Sunday & her reps say she WILL play the show!

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