A woman was found severely burned Sunday night in the district and authorities were investigating the possibility that she was deliberately set on fire. A patient who appeared to be suffering from "severe burns" was transported to a hospital in Block 4200 of Minnesota Avenue NE, said Vito Maggiolo, spokesman for the Washington Department of Fire and Medical Services. Police said the woman was conscious and breathing. "We are investigating the possibility of the victim being burned," police spokeswoman Karimah Bilal said. .