Colorado Springs, CO – Fire on Fiesta Ln Leaves One Injured
Colorado Springs, CO (June 15, 2020) – A fire incident in Colorado Springs left one injured and several displaced on Sunday. At 2:15 p.m., on June 14, authorities were called to the scene of a fire incident on Fiesta Lane.
Reports show that a multi-unit property located on Fiesta Lane near Union Boulevard and Montebello Drive caught on fire after a person threw a cigarette into a planter in the rear of the building.
Fifteen people who lived inside the multi-family dwelling were displaced from the fire. One person was injured in the incident and rushed to a local hospital for treatment. At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victim injured in this incident. We hope for their full recovery.
Fire Incidents in Colorado
Nearly 500,000 people require medical treatment for burn injuries throughout the United States each year. More than 40,000 hospitalizations are the result of acute burn injuries while more than 30,000 people require treatment at specialized burn centers. Many victims suffer burn injuries due to defective products and faulty appliances. When victims are injured in fires, due to another party’s negligence, they should reach out to a Colorado personal injury attorney as soon as possible. Victims may be entitled to compensation to help alleviate the financial burdens they face moving forward.
The attorneys at Burg Simpson have decades of experience working to help our clients protect their legal rights in the aftermath of fire incidents. Our personal injury lawyers Colorado provide aggressive legal representation to ensure victims collect full and fair compensation to cover medical treatment, lost wages, and more. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Colorado at (888) 895-2080 to see how we can help you.
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