Staten Island, NY (June 26, 2021) – At 6:54 p.m. on the evening of Saturday, June 26, a house fire occurred in a home on Staten Island.
According to police, the fire broke out in a three-story home at 1072 Victory Boulevard. Fire crews were immediately called to the scene where they discovered that a home was completely engulfed in flames. It took a total of 25 units with 106 firefighters to get the blaze under control. It was finally put under control around 7:55 p.m.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were present at the scene. Three firefighters were injured in the blaze. Two of the firefighters sustained minor injuries and one suffered from serious injuries.
The area was blocked for a period of time as police cleared the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
House Fires in New York
House fires happen in the blink of an eye in New York. In fact, these incidents occur in both residential and commercial areas. House fires take place in the blink of an eye and lead to serious harm to those involved. Some of the most severe injuries that stem from fires include smoke inhalation and burn injuries. These injuries are sometimes so severe that they land victims in the hospital for a period of time. If you have been seriously injured in a fire, you may be left feeling helpless and alone. Injured victims are urged to seek the help of an attorney that they can trust in their time of need.
The aftermath of a New York house fire might be one of the most devastating things that you have ever endured. Many victims of these incidents will have questions that they cannot answer on their own. For instance, what types of evidence will you have to gather to prove that another party is at fault for your accident? What deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to your case? What should you say when you speak with the insurance company for the first time? These are questions that you can answer when you speak with an attorney. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in house fires at www.mmspersonalinjurylawyers.com.
At Miller, Montiel & Strano, our accident attorneys have assisted those injured in house fires over the years. We understand how overwhelming the aftermath of an injurious fire can be on physical, emotional, and financial levels. Our attorneys will ensure that you receive the compensation you deserve for a wide array of aspects such as medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, therapy costs, and so much more. If you have sustained injuries in a house fire, you may be feeling alone and confused about where you can turn. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in New York at 516-484-4010 for more information on how we can help you.
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