North Royalton, OH (October 19, 2020) – Two people were hospitalized following a fire incident on Sunday afternoon. Just before 1 p.m., on October 18, the North Royalton Fire Department responded to the site of a crash on State Road.
According to reports, a fire broke out at a home in the 13200 block of State Road during the early afternoon. The fire quickly spread through the home, trapping two people and a dog inside.
Firefighters rushed to the scene and began to battle the blaze immediately. The fire spread rapidly throughout the structure and caused extensive damage. Crews were able to take control of the blaze and enter the premises. While inside, crews located one unconscious person, a second victim, and a dog. The two victims were rushed to area hospitals for the treatment of injuries.
The dog was not injured in the incident. At this time, the cause of the fire is under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the two victims injured in this incident. We hope for their full recovery.
Fire Incidents in Ohio
Every year, thousands of people are injured in fires at homes and businesses across our state. Numerous fires here in Cleveland leave people with severe injuries that force them to go through extensive medical treatment and spent months in therapy for their injuries. Although it would be nice if everyone was able to recover from their accidents, this is not always true. Fire incidents, in particular, are likely to leave victims with permanent disabilities.
Many people harmed in fires deal with overwhelming pain and suffering and stacking medical bills. If you are harmed in a fire incident as a result of another person’s negligence, faulty appliances, defective wiring, or for another reason, it is crucial that you seek legal guidance as soon as possible. You may have legal options available to help you secure compensation to cover various costs you face from your accident. Working with a team of skilled and knowledgeable premises liability attorneys in Cleveland will ensure you are in the best position possible to get the justice you deserve.
Cleveland personal injury lawyers at Rumizen Weisman, Co. Ltd. are dedicated to helping clients get the maximum amount of compensation available after being harmed in preventable accidents. With decades of experience, our team provides only effective and responsive legal representation to ensure our clients are able to recover. We understand the challenges victims face after being injured in an a fire incident, which is why we strive to help them obtain the maximum amount of compensation available to alleviate the costs of medical treatment, to cover lost wages, for pain and suffering, and a variety of other economic and non-economic challenges ahead. If you were injured in an accident caused by a negligent or reckless party, contact our Cleveland pedestrian accident attorneys today by calling (216) 658-5500. Schedule a free case review at your earliest convenience to see how our attorneys can help you get justice for your suffering.
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