Orlando, FL – 1 Killed and 3 Injured in Fatal Fire on Jackson StOrlando Legal News
Orlando, FL (April 6, 2020) – Around 10:30 p.m. on Friday night, one person was killed and three were injured in a fire on Jackson Street in Orlando.
The incident affected a two-story apartment near 500 Jackson Street. The Orlando Fire Department arrived at the scene to find that the building was fully engulfed in flames.
Fire crews discerned that one person was injured. They were rescued and taken to the Orlando Regional Medical Center for treatment. One person was also pronounced deceased at the scene.
Officials also confirmed that two firefighters were injured in the fire and received care for their injuries.
A total of twelve adults and one child were displaced due to the fire.
An investigation into the circumstances of the fire continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Fires in Florida
Florida sees a wide array of fires each year throughout the state, with many leading to serious injuries and fatalities. Many deaths are reported due to these incidents due to the fact that fires blaze out of control very quickly. As such, hundreds of lives are lost in these incidents every year. If you have lost a loved one in a fire and believe that it happened due to negligence, it is imperative that you speak with a wrongful death attorney immediately.
At Vaughan Law Group, our skilled accident attorneys have diligently assisted those in need after a fire that has led to a fatality. Family members have a right to compensation for aspects like lost wages, funeral costs, pain and suffering, and a wide array of other aspects in their time of need. If you have suffered losses, please contact our law firm at (407) 648-1426 for more information.
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