Daisetta, TX – 2 Killed And 1 Injured In House Fire On E. Pine St
Daisetta, Texas (December 14, 2019) On the afternoon of December 12th, emergency responders received a call about a house fire at 602 East Pine St.
Multiple fire departments arrived at the scene to help, including the Daisetta Fire Department and the Hardin Fire Department. They were able to put out the fire but the house sustained serious damage.
Paramedics found three people injured at the scene, one of which was flown to a Houston hospital via helicopter in critical condition. She has been identified as 37-year-old Kimberly Rogers. The other two victims sustained fatal injuries and have been identified as 57-year-old Dorothy Louise Ener and 85-year-old Dorothy Bracewell Nugent.
Authorities are still investigating to determine what caused the fire.
We send our condolences to the families of Dorothy Louise Ener and Dorothy Bracewell Nugent. We also wish Kimberly Rogers a speedy recovery.
Premise Liability in Texas
About 374,000 house fires occurr throughout the United States every year. As a result, about 2,600 people lose their lives in these accidents. In 2018, Texas had the highest number of house fires than any other state. There are various reasons why house fires occur, but often times gas leakages are the cause.
Depending on what causes the fire, families may be able to file personal injury and/or wrongful death lawsuits
At The Benton Law Firm, we specialize in premise liability claims and have helped injured victims for nearly two decades file personal injury lawsuits. We also help families file wrongful death lawsuits if they lost loved ones on hazardous property. If you would like to discuss your case with us, call us today for a free consultation at (214) 219-4878.
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