Colorado Springs, CO (May 30, 2020) – An early-morning house fire in El Paso County claimed one man’s life, according to reports.
At around 2 a.m., on May 26, authorities were called to the scene of a fire incident near Watson Blvd.
Reports show that a fire broke out at a home near the intersection of Landoe Lane and Watson Boulevard for unknown reasons.
The fire spread through much of the residence before crews arrived. Firefighters battled the blaze and took it under control.
One man was located inside the home. The man suffered fatal injuries and was declared deceased from his injuries.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the man who lost his life in this accident.
Fatal Fire Incidents in Colorado
More than 3,500 people lose their lives in fire incidents throughout the United States each year. Many fires are caused by the negligent actions of others. Other house fires are the result of defective appliances and faulty wiring. When victims lose their lives in fire incidents, due to the negligent or reckless actions of others, it is crucial that their families reach out to a wrongful death attorney in Colorado as soon as possible.
Since 1977, the Colorado burn injury attorneys at Burg Simpson have provided aggressive and responsive legal representation to families in Colorado and throughout the United States after losing loved ones in fires. Our team is passionate about helping families protect their legal rights and getting the justice they deserve after losing loved ones. If your loved one lost their life in a fire, due to the negligent, reckless, or careless actions of another person, contact our personal injury attorneys in Colorado at (888) 895-2080 to see how we can help you.
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