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Hazlehurst, GA – Explosion at Hazlehurst Wood Pellets Leaves Four Injured

By Burg Simpson
September 9, 2021
4 min read

Hazlehurst, GA (September 4, 2021) – An explosion incident reported in Hazlehurst on Thursday evening ended in injuries. At around 4:30 p.m., on September 2, emergency crews were requested at the scene of an explosion at the Hazlehurst Wood Pellets.

Reports from authorities show that a fiery explosion took place during the early evening hours. Crews rushed to the scene to secure the area and battle the blaze. Reports from the Jeff Davis County Sheriff’s Office show that a total of four people were injured. Two victims were airlifted to area hospitals for care. One person was transported via ambulance while the fourth victim was transported via a private vehicle to a local hospital. At this time, the circumstances surrounding the explosion are under investigation. 

Our thoughts are with the victims injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.

Explosion Incidents in Hazlehurst, Georgia

Every day, explosion incidents take place across the United States that end in injuries. In many instances, victims of sent to area hospitals really have to undergo extensive medical care. Many victim sustained severe burn injuries that require emergency medical attention. As if the immediate consequences were not enough, many victims are left with permanent scarring, muscle damage, and nerve damage following these incidents. These and other severe injuries can dramatically impact the health and well-being of victims.

Regrettably, many explosion incidents take place due to negligence. When victims are injured in explosion incidents it is crucial that they seek the assistance of a knowledgeable explosion injury attorney as soon as possible. In some cases, victims may have legal options available to help them hold negligent actors accountable so they can get the justice they deserve. By pursuing legal options available, victims are able to recover compensation to help alleviate the cost they face for medical expenses, long-term care costs, lost wages, and a variety of other economic and non-economic damages resulting from their incidents.

Our team at Burg Simpson has over four decades of experience fighting to protect the legal rights of victims across the nation who have been injured in an explosion incidents. Our national explosion injury attorneys have extensive resources that allow us to thoroughly investigate each accident to determine its cause. We have earned a national reputation for providing our clients with responsive and effective legal representation to ensure they are in the best position possible to get justice for their injuries. 

By calling (888) 895-2080 at your earliest convenience, our team can meet with you to review the circumstances surrounding your accident and to determine the best legal options available to help you get the justice you deserve. Contact our national personal injury attorneys at your earliest convenience to schedule a free case evaluation with our team so we can get started on protecting your legal rights and helping you get justice and compensation for your injuries. Our team can help you get the justice you deserve and hold negligent parties accountable. Do not wait to protect your legal rights. Contact our law firm today to get started.

Note: Independent sources were used in the creation of this post.  These sources include news reports, police reports, eye-witness reports, social media reports, and first-hand accounts about the injury accident. For that reason, the facts pertaining to the specific events surrounding this accident have not been independently verified by our writing team. If there is any information that is not correct about a specific incident or if you would prefer that the post be removed, please reach out to us as soon as possible so that we can make the correction or remove the post.  

Disclaimer: At the personal injury law firm of Burg Simpson, we have made it our mission to give back to our local community members. We have dedicated our careers to changing peoples’ lives for the better by fighting for them in court to ensure that they receive fair and full compensation for their injuries and damages after suffering an injury.  We hope these posts will help bring awareness to the dangers of driving and will remind members of our communities to practice safer driving habits and take the necessary precautions to prevent being injured. This is not a solicitation for business. The information in this post should not be misconstrued as medical advice or legal advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.


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