Jasper County, GA (December 22, 2021) – At 4 p.m. on the afternoon of Tuesday, December 21, a house fire occurred in Jasper County that send one person to the hospital.
According to Jasper County officials, the incident took place in a home on the north side of the county. Fire crews received multiple calls about a home that was on fire in the area. When they arrived at the scene, they found heavy flames and smoke coming out of the attic of the home. Due to the severity of the fire, it took several hours to get the fire completely under control.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One person, who has not yet been identified, was injured in the fire. They were taken to the emergency room for their injuries, though their condition is not yet known.
The area was blocked for an extended period of time after the fire. Fire crews quickly worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
House Fires in Georgia
Fires break out every day in the state of Georgia. These incidents happen in both residential and commercial areas, causing extensive harm to those involved. Fires land hundreds of victims in the hospital every single year within the state. Some of the most severe injuries that stem from fires include smoke inhalation and burn injuries. These injuries tend to be so severe that they land victims in the hospital and cause them to miss out on time in the workplace. If you have been hurt in a fire caused by another party, you should have the help of an attorney on your side.
The aftermath of a fire can be a difficult thing to face on your own. You may be left with questions that you cannot answer without the help of an attorney on your side. 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 have to meet when it comes to moving forward with a claim? Will your claim be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? These are questions that you can answer with the help of a Jasper County personal injury attorney on your side.
Jasper County Fire Accident Attorneys
Our accident attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to help you move forward after you have been hurt in a fire that is not your fault. We understand how difficult it can be to face the aftermath of a fire entirely on your own. Having an attorney on your side can be incredibly beneficial when it comes to your claim. Our attorneys will stand by your side and help you work toward compensation for a wide array of aspects. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Jasper County at (888) 579-1790 to find out how we can help you.
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Disclaimer: At Kenneth S. Nugent, PC Attorneys at Law, we are always looking to improve the quality and safety of our state and have been saddened by the outcome of many accidents across Georgia. We hope to inform those in our community about these accidents in the hopes that they will work to avoid serious Georgia accidents in the future. These posts are not to be taken as a solicitation for business. The information within should never be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We hope that all involved in these accidents will receive a speedy recovery.