Charlotte, NC (December 30, 2020) – Around 3:30 a.m. on Wednesday morning, December 30, a house fire broke out in Charlotte.
According to officials, the fire broke out in a home on Selkirkshire Road about a mile from the Charlotte Premium Outlets. The fire spread to multiple homes and led to severe damages to the involved homes. A total of five homes were damaged or destroyed.
Numerous fire crews and paramedics were dispatched to the scene. One person, who has not yet been identified, was taken to the hospital for treatment of minor injuries.
Fire crews quickly worked to put out the fire, which took some time.
The investigation into the circumstances of the fire continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
House Fires in North Carolina
House fires break out every month in North Carolina and lead to serious injuries and fatalities. In 2018, it was reported that approximately 133 people were killed in North Carolina house fires. These incidents lead to smoke inhalation and burn injuries, which can land victims in the hospital or cost them their lives. Being injured in a house fire can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life. Because of this, it is important that you seek the immediate help of an accident attorney.
Many people who are injured in house fires wonder where they can turn after they have suffered immense damages due to a fire. Your life could be turned upside-down due to one of these incidents. Luckily, there are many options available for you when you need them the most. Speaking with a personal injury attorney can help you meet deadlines that are required of you, as well as gather evidence that can be helpful in proving your claim.
Our North Carolina accident attorneys at Ricci Law Firm Injury Lawyers, PA are here to help you after you have suffered losses as a result of a house fire. In the blink of an eye, your life could be severely impacted by a fire that was caused by another party. You may find that you are entitled to compensation for a wide array of aspects. If you have been hurt in a fire and you wonder what options are available for you, you should never stand alone. Please contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out how we can help you in your time of need.
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