Statesboro, GA (November 8, 2021) – At 11:49 p.m. on the night of Saturday, November 6, two children were killed in a fatal house fire in Statesboro.
According to Statesboro Fire, the fire broke out on Morgan Drive at the Barn Mobile Home Estates. When fire crews received the call, they found that the flames were intense and completely engulfed the home. They also found that two children were inside a back bedroom and worked to rescue them.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. The two children were pulled to safety and fire crews attempted to revive them. However, they were both pronounced dead at the scene. The parties were identified as a 2-year-old and a 3-year-old.
The area was blocked for some time as fire crews worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victims at this time.
Fatal Fires in Georgia
Fires break out in the blink of an eye throughout the state of Georgia. These fires happen in both residential and commercial areas, sometimes causing severe damage to the areas involved. Though many fires are minor in nature, some are incredibly severe and cause catastrophic injuries. 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 and cause them to miss out on time in the workplace. On top of this, many people lose their lives in fatal fires. If you have suffered the immense loss of a loved one in a fire, you have options. You and your family should have the help of an attorney on your side.
Losing somebody close to you in a fire can impact your life in a variety of ways. You may be left with questions that you cannot answer on your own after a fire. For instance, what evidence do you need to prove that another party has caused the loss of your loved one in a fire? What deadlines will you be required 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 when you speak with a dedicated Statesboro wrongful death attorney.
Statesboro Wrongful Death Attorneys
Our accident attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to help you move forward after you have lost someone you love in a fatal fire. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling both emotionally and financially after you have lost someone close to you in a fire. We believe that you have every right to hold a responsible party liable for the harm that they have caused you in the event of one of these incidents. Our attorneys will stand by your side and help you work toward the compensation you deserve for a wide array of aspects. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Statesboro at (888) 579-1790 for more information on how we can assist you.
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