Man convicted of setting fire to supervisor sentenced to 20 years in prison

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LEAVENWORTH, Kan. -- A former hospital worker at Fort Leavenworth who admitted to lighting a co-worker on fire will spend 20 years in federal prison.

Blanchard (left) before the attack

A judge sentenced 55-year-old Clifford Currie Thursday.

Currie admitted to assaulting a hospital co-worker by throwing a flammable liquid on her, then lighting her on fire. Currie also attacked her with scissors.

Currie owes more than $3 million in restitution.

Blanchard suffered burns on 100 percent of her face.