Jackson, SC – Two Children Killed in Structure Fire on Charles St
Jackson, SC (January 9, 2022) – Two children lost their lives following a house fire in the Jackson area on Sunday morning. The fatal blaze was reported at a residence on Charles Street at around 4 a.m.
Firefighters and emergency crews were dispatched to the scene. An adult was reportedly home at the time of the fire, and two sisters were killed. They were identified as 12-year-old and 7-year-old girls. Another child was also injured in the incident.
No additional information has been provided at this time. Local authorities are handling the ongoing investigation into the cause of the fire.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the families of the deceased victims at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Deadly House Fires in South Carolina
Fires have a high risk of becoming extremely dangerous. In the United States, structure fires kill an average of 2,620 civilians each year, with nearly 11,220 civilians injured. Smoke inhalation and third-degree burns are two of the most common injuries caused by a serious fire. Every year, fire departments across the country receive reports of approximately 354,000 residential structure fires.
The grief of losing a loved one, especially if the accident was caused by the negligence of another driver, can be overwhelming, and those close to the victim will almost certainly suffer as well. Wrongful death cases frequently result in substantial financial losses for families, both now and in the future, necessitating the assistance of an experienced Jackson wrongful death attorney. Unfortunately, many families are unaware that they may be entitled to compensation if a family member dies. Medical bills, burial costs, and lost future earnings are just a few of the losses incurred by the deceased. Families who have lost a loved one often don’t know where to turn for help in obtaining the compensation they are entitled to.
Jackson Wrongful Death Lawyers
After a loved one has died, an experienced Jackson personal injury attorney can explain your rights and guide you through the process of filing a wrongful death lawsuit to obtain the compensation you deserve. Monge & Associates is dedicated to defending your legal rights and ensuring that you receive justice for your deceased loved one while holding the responsible party accountable, and we will work tirelessly to ensure that you receive the best possible settlement for your claim.
If you have lost a loved one in a fatal car accident, call a Jackson car accident lawyer today at 800-421-0174 to speak with a compassionate attorney about your case.
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