Written by: The Benton Law Firm Last Updated : December 2, 2021

Houston, TX – An Explosion Claimed Two Lives on Gessner Rd

Houston, TX (January 24, 2020) – On January 24th, authorities were called to the scene of an explosion that occurred in the 4500 block of Gessner Road at the Watson Grinding & Manufacturing Building.

Reports indicate that the explosion caused extensive damages to the plant as well as numerous surrounding homes and buildings.

Two people have been confirmed deceased in this incident. Several others were injured.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time.

We would like to offer our condolences to the families of the victims who lost their lives in this accident.  Our thoughts are with them at this time.

Workplace Fatalities in Texas

Houston, TX – An Explosion Claimed Two Lives on Gessner RdCountless people depend on their jobs to cover their bills and various costs of living. When workers go to perform the duties of their jobs, they expect to do so in safe environments. Unfortunately, this is not always the case. Every year, numerous people lose their lives on the job. When victims die in these unfortunate events, it is imperative that their families contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible.

The Benton Law Firm’s workplace accident attorneys in Texas have over two decades of combined experience helping families get the justice they deserve for the tragic loss of their loved ones. We strive to ensure those harmed are fully and fairly compensated for funeral services, lost wages, and a variety of other damages they face after their sudden and unexpected losses. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to get the justice and compensation you deserve.

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Disclaimer: The intent of this post is to provide general information to our readers and to help improve the safety and quality of life for those who live in our state. At The Benton Law Firm, we intend to honor those who are victimized in accidents across Texas. We aim to provide up to date information to the public surrounding these incidents in hopes of helping others avoid becoming victims themselves. If anyone is involved in an accident we would like to make sure they know how to respond, should a tragedy occur. Information in this post, should not be considered legal or medical advice. You should seek further assistance from a legal or medical professional if you or a loved one is a victim in an accident. The photos depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.


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