Written by: The Benton Law Firm Last Updated : August 12, 2019

Kemp, TX – John & Mildred Hitchcock Killed In Fire On Quail Run Court

Kemp, TX (August 12, 2019) – On Saturday, August 10, several crews from the Henderson County Fire Department and other locales responded to the scene of a fire incident at 701 Quail Run Court.

Reports from responding officers indicate that a fire broke out, for unknown reasons, at a home in the area just before 9:30 p.m.

Crews were able to extinguish the fire but were unable to save the residents of the home. A short time after putting out the fire, the bodies of 82-year-old John Hitchcock and 81-year-old Mildred Hitchcock were located in the home.

Two other individuals, a Trinidad Firefighter and a Police Officer from Seven Points, incurred injuries in the incident and were provided medical treatment.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time.

We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the families of both John and Mildred Hitchcock.  Our thoughts are with them at this time.

Fatal Burn Injuries In Texas

Kemp, TX – John & Mildred Hitchcock Killed In Fire On Quail Run CourtEvery year, thousands of individuals incur burn injuries in various accidents across our state. Whether it’s a motor vehicle accident, a house fire, or another incident, these injuries are often devastating. Unfortunately, a fair amount of people incur fatal injuries from fires.

When individuals lose their lives in fire incidents, it is imperative for their families to contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas to protect their legal rights. Families may be entitled to restitution to alleviate the costs of funeral arrangements, lost wages, and various other damages resulting from their accidents.

Texas burn injury attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have helped countless families get full and fair restitution for the fatal incident of a loved one. Our law firm is dedicated to helping families move forward from their tragic loss in the best way possible. If your loved one died in a fire incident, contact our injury accident attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.

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Disclaimer: The intent of this post is to provide general information to our readers and to help improve the safety and quality of life to those who live in our state. At The Benton Law Firm, we intend to honor those who are victimized in accidents across Texas. We aim to provide up to date information to the public surrounding these incidents in hopes of helping others avoid becoming victims themselves. If anyone is involved in an accident we would like to make sure they know how to respond, should a tragedy occur. Information in this post, should not be considered legal or medical advice. You should seek further assistance from a legal or medical professional if you or a loved one is a victim in an accident. The photos depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.


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