Lamar County, TX – 2 Injured in House Explosion on County Rd 35460
Lamar County, TX (January 9, 2020) – Two victims were seriously injured in an explosion on County Road 35460 on Monday.
On January 6, just after 9 p.m., fire crews responded to the scene of a major accident. Reports indicate that a man and woman were sleeping inside their home, located off County Road 35460 when the propane tank exploded.
The impact of the explosion threw both victims off their bed as the house collapsed around them.
Both victims sustained serious burns and numerous broken bones in the incident. They were both transported to area hospitals for 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
Propane tanks are often reliable for providing heat to homes throughout Texas. Sadly, there are numerous incidents when explosions cause devastating injuries for victims. These incidents often result in the need for extensive medical treatment. Not only are victims forced to deal with the devastating financial consequences of these horrific events, but they are often left to deal with overwhelming mental and physical pain and suffering. In some cases, victims can contact a burn injury attorney in Texas to get the justice they deserve.
Our team at The Benton Law Firm has over two decades of combined experience helping victims collect full and fair compensation for the costs of medical treatment, lost wages, pain and suffering, and a plethora of other damages resulting from their incidents. Our team strives to help victims obtain the compensation they deserve so they are able to focus on getting betting. If you were injured in a fire, contact our personal injury attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to schedule a free case evaluation to explore legal options available for you.
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