Staten Island, NY (April 22, 2021) – At 9:19 p.m. on Wednesday night, April 21, multiple people were injured in a house fire in Staten Island.
According to officials, the fire broke out in a home at 971 Ramona Avenue. Multiple fire crews arrived at the scene of the fire, which broke out in a two-story wood home. They were able to get the fire under control around 9:57 p.m.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene. Three firefighters were taken to Staten Island University for treatment of minor injuries while one civilian also sustained injuries and was hospitalized at Staten Island University Hospital.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in New York
Fires break out in New York than in many other states throughout the U.S. These fires tend to occur in both residential and commercial areas. Nobody ever prepares to become involved in a life-altering fire but this is the unfortunate reality that so many face each year. If you have been injured in a house fire that was caused by another party, you may be feeling both helpless and alone. It is crucial that you have the help of an attorney on your side.
Being injured in a New York house fire can be a challenging time in your life, especially if you have never experienced a fire in the past. Some of the most life-altering injuries that stem from fires include burn injuries and smoke inhalation injuries. These injuries can impact your life in a variety of ways, causing you to spend time in the hospital and away from the workplace. If you have suffered from serious injuries and wonder where you can turn, you should always be prepared to speak with an accident attorney who has your best interests in mind. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in fires throughout New York at www.mmspersonalinjurylawyers.com.
Our New York accident attorneys at Miller, Montiel & Strano have dedicated our lives to helping those injured in accidents over the years. We believe that you have every right to seek justice against a party that has caused you immense harm. We will help you work toward compensation for aspects such as medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and so much more. Please contact an accident attorney in New York at (516) 945-9033 for more information.
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