Staten Island, NY (March 30, 2021) – At 8:26 p.m. on Monday night, March 29, a house fire broke out in a home on Staten Island.
According to officials, the fire took place at a home on 152 Wright Street. The fire was allegedly sparked due to an electrical issue in the basement. Fire crews quickly arrived at the scene and had the fire completely under control within the hour.
Paramedics were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One person was taken to the hospital due to injuries stemming from the fire.
The area was blocked off for some time until police completely cleared the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
House Fires in New York
House fires break out in the blink of an eye throughout the state of New York. In fact, fires occur in areas that are both residential and commercial in nature. These fires are often due to causes that are the negligence of others. Some of the most life-altering injuries that result from house fires include smoke inhalation and burn injuries. These injuries are typically so severe that they land victims in the hospital for an extended period of time. If you have been hurt in an accident that is not your fault, you have a variety of options.
Being injured in a New York house fire can turn your life upside-down in the blink of an eye. Those who are injured in these incidents are sometimes left with a wide array of questions that they cannot answer on their own. For instance, you may wonder what types of evidence you will have to gather and what deadlines you will have to meet. If you have been hurt in a fire and wonder where you can turn, it is beneficial to speak with an attorney who can help you every step of the way. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in New York fires at www.mmspersonalinjurylawyers.com.
At Miller, Montiel & Strano, our dedicated attorneys have assisted those injured in house fires over the years. We believe that you have every right to seek justice and compensation on behalf of the losses that you have suffered due to an accident. Our attorneys are here to protect you every step of the way when it comes to your claim. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in New York at (516) 945-9033 for the help you deserve.
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