Jackson, MS (November 14, 2022) – On Sunday night, November 6, a house fire occurred in Jackson. Sadly, one person lost their life in the blaze.
Information provided by fire officials shows that the fire started at around 11:35 p.m. on Westhaven Drive. When fire crews arrived, the house was fully engulfed in flames.
Once the fire was out, fire crews found a body inside the building. At this time, the deceased victim has not been identified.
No other information has been reported concerning the fire at this time. Authorities in Jackson continue to investigate the details of the incident.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the deceased victim.
Jackson Wrongful Death Attorneys
Every year, approximately 92% of civilian fire fatalities stem from home-related fires. Fires can break out virtually anywhere, from areas both commercial and residential in nature. In the blink of an eye, your life could be altered in a variety of ways due to a fire. The truth is, fires can typically be prevented but continue to happen due to negligent reasons.
Two of the most severe injuries that stem from fires include smoke inhalation and burn injuries. These injuries are sometimes so severe that they take the lives of those involved in these horrific incidents. If you have lost a loved one in a house fire, you should have the assistance of an attorney on your side.
Losing somebody that you love in a house fire can affect your life in a variety of ways. You may have a variety of questions that only an attorney will be able to help you answer. For instance, what evidence do you need to prove that another party is at fault for your accident? What deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to moving forward with a successful claim? Will your claim be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? These are questions that you can answer when you speak with a dedicated and knowledgeable Jackson wrongful death attorney.
At Mama Justice, we have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those who have lost loved ones in fatal accidents, including fires. No one is ever fully prepared to face the aftermath of a fatal fire. As the bills continue to pile up against you, you may wonder what options you have. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of aspects, including the following:
- Medical bills
- Funeral and burial costs
- Pain and suffering
- Therapy costs
If you have lost someone you love in an accident, we are here to help you. Please contact a wrongful death attorney in Jackson at (888) 484-1476 for more information on what options you have at this time.
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