Staten Island, NY – House Fire Injures Firefighter on Harbor Loop

By Steven Miller
Senior Partner

Staten Island, NY (February 8, 2021) – Around 9:41 a.m. on Monday morning, February 8, a house fire took place on Staten Island.

According to police, the fire broke out in a two-story home located at 120A Harbor Loop. Due to the severity of the fire, approximately 60 firefighters and 12 units were dispatched to the scene to bring it under control. It took half an hour for fire crews to bring it under control.

Paramedics were called to the scene of the fire. One firefighter, who has not yet been identified, was injured while fighting the fire. They were treated at the scene and then taken to the hospital for treatment of unknown injuries.

The investigation into the circumstances of the fire continues.

Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.

Fires in New York

Fires are some of the most devastating incidents that happen in the state of New York every single year. New York sees many fires every year that happen in either residential or commercial areas. Some of the most severe injuries that result from these fires include smoke inhalation and burn injuries. These injuries can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life. If you have been hurt in an accident that is not your fault, it is essential that you have the help of an accident attorney.

Many people are seriously injured in fires across the state of New York in one day’s time. If you have suffered from injuries as a result of a New York fire, you will need to speak with a New York personal injury attorney who has your best interests in mind. An attorney will be able to help you navigate every aspect of the legal system and help you become familiar with New York laws. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in New York accidents at

Our attorneys at Miller, Montiel & Strano are here to help you after you have been injured in a house fire that is not your fault. If you believe that somebody else is to blame for the injuries that you have sustained, you should always speak with a knowledgeable attorney who can help you along the way. We will stand by your side throughout the entire process. If you have been injured in an accident that is not your fault, please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in New York at 516-484-4010 to find out how we can help you.

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About the Author
Steven Miller, Esq. is the founding member and Senior Partner in Miller, Montiel & Strano, P.C. Mr. Miller’s extensive career as a trial attorney spans five decades. He tries cases for the catastrophically injured victims of construction site accidents, motor vehicle and premises accidents caused by the negligence of others. Mr. Miller is a detail oriented, tenacious attorney committed to achieving the maximum results for his clients; he has obtained numerous seven figure verdicts and settlements.