New London, CT (May 1, 2019) – On April 27, the New London Fire Department responded to the scene of a house fire at 175 Oneco Avenue.
Crews responded to the scene of the incident to discover a fire in the kitchen area of the building. One woman inside the building suffered serious burns and was transported to Lawrence and Memorial Hospital.
A male at the location sustained minor burns and was treated on the scene for his injuries. A third occupant and a young child at the location were injured.
Crews worked to extinguish the fire while ventilating the area to ensure smoke from the home was removed.
Our thoughts are with the woman and man injured in this incident.
Burn Injuries In Connecticut
Every year, fire companies respond to hundreds of fires across Connecticut. Although most of these incidents do not result in injuries, there are some in which individuals sustain devastating or fatal injuries.
Victims who are injured in fires should contact a Connecticut personal injury attorney as soon as possible. They may be entitled to restitution to cover the costs of medical treatment, lost wages resulting from being off work for injuries, and various other damages.
Attorneys at the Law Offices of Paul Levin have over three decades of experience helping accident victims get the compensation they deserve for their injuries. Our firm is dedicated to helping those harmed get the justice and restitution they need so they can tend to their injuries. If you were injured in a fire caused by a negligent party, a defective product, or the careless acts of another person, contact our Connecticut injury accident attorneys at (860) 322-5302 to see what legal options are available for you.
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Disclaimer: As active members in our local and statewide communities, we are saddened by these accidents and our hearts go out to the friends, family, and victims affected by them. Our intent in these posts is to raise awareness in our community of the dangers involved in these activities and to hopefully prevent future injuries. This information should not be misconstrued as legal advice, and you should always speak with an experienced legal professional about your case.