Houston, TX – 3 Firefighters Hospitalized after Main St Fire
Houston, TX (October 17, 2019) – A fire in downtown Houston left three firefighters injured.
According to reports, just after 8 a.m. on October 17, over 150 firefighters from the Houston Fire Department responded to the scene of a four-alarm fire in the 900 block of Main Street.
As crews worked to take control of the fire, three firefighters sustained injuries. One of the injured victims was transported to an area hospital for medical treatment.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time.
Burn Injuries in Texas
Being a firefighter is a rewarding yet extremely challenging job. These men and women are required to battle blazes in unknown areas while facing extreme dangers. Unfortunately, countless firefighters are injured while on the job every year.
In some instances, victims are forced to undergo extended medical treatment for extremely painful injuries. When victims are injured on the job, it is crucial that they contact a personal injury attorney in Texas as soon as possible.
Texas burn injury attorneys at The Benton Law Firm have over two decades of experience helping those harmed get the compensation they deserve for the medical treatment they need to recover. Our attorneys work diligently to ensure victims are able to move forward from their accidents and focus on recovering. Contact our workplace accident attorneys in Houston at (214) 219-4878 to explore legal options available for you.
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