Fort Worth, TX – Roxanne Flores Killed And 3 Injured In House Fire On Calloway St
Fort Worth, TX (September 15, 2019) A house fire broke out on the morning of September 14th in a Fort Worth neighborhood. The fire took place in the 5500 block of Calloway Street at about 9:00 a.m.
A witness who was was passing by saw the house on fire and immediately tried to help until emergency crews arrived. When emergency crews showed up, they discover that four people were injured in the fire.
The victims were rushed to the nearest hospitals for treatment. Two of the injured victims sustained critical injuries. Sadly, one woman died at the hospital after succumbing to her injuries. The deceased victim has been identified as 35-year-old Roxanne Flores.
Authorities are still investigating to figure out what caused the house to catch on fire.
We would like to offer our condolences to the family of the deceased victim. Our thoughts are with the other victims who were injured in this fire.
Premise Liability in Texas
Studies reveal that approximately 358,500 house fires occur annually throughout the country. More studies show that about 50 percent of house fires start in the kitchen, while seven percent start in bedrooms, and six percent start in chimneys. Sometimes there are issues in homes that residents are unaware of, which could lead to accidents like house fires. Property owners are responsible for ensuring the safety of their property before selling, renting, or allowing access to the public.
At The Benton Law Firm, our successful premise liability lawyers have helped numerous victims file claims against negligent owners after being harmed on their property. We believe our clients deserve to be compensated for injuries caused by accidents they were not at fault for. If you were harmed on someone else’s property, contact us for a free consultation to discuss your claim at 214-219-4878.
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