Lubbock, TX – Man Injured in Fire on 42nd St
Lubbock, TX (January 14, 2020) – A fire incident left one man with serious burn injuries on Tuesday.
At around 2:34 a.m., on January 14, the Lubbock Fire Department was called to the scene of a fire incident at 525 42nd Street. Reports indicate that a fire broke out on one side of the duplex.
Crews worked to battle the blaze, which damaged over 40% of the structure.
Unfortunately, one man involved in the incident was seriously injured and rushed to UMC for treatment.
The incident remains under investigation at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and his family at this time.
Fire Incidents in Texas
Every year, thousands of individuals across the United States are injured in fire incidents. In many cases, these incidents are caused by defective or faulty appliances, defective wiring, and the negligence of individuals. When victims suffer debilitating injuries in fires, through no fault of their own, it is crucial that they reach out to a burn injury attorney in Texas as soon as possible to protect their legal rights.
Over the years, The Benton Law Firm has helped countless victims move forward after suffering devastating injuries in fires. Our personal injury attorneys in Texas strive to help those harmed collect the maximum amount of compensation available for medical treatment, lost wages, and various other damages they face subsequent to their accidents. Contact our Texas law firm today at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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