Myrtle Beach, SC – Four Hurt in Boat Fire at Johnny Causey Boat Landing
Myrtle Beach, SC (September 7, 2022) – A boat fire in North Myrtle Beach on Monday, September 5, left four people injured. The incident took place near the Johnny Causey Boat Landing in Cherry Grove under US-17.
Emergency responders were called to the scene after reports of smoke. Four people were on the boat and had to be rescued. The boat was later removed almost two hours later. The four victims, including a toddler, were taken to a local hospital for treatment.
No further updates have been provided.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the incident is underway.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Boat Fires in South Carolina
Due to the hazardous surroundings and restricted access, fires that start aboard boats or at marinas can spread fast and provide particular response issues. Preventing fires is typically the greatest line of protection. Even though the definition of a boat may vary, data from the government suggests that roughly 300 to 350 boat fires are attended by fire departments nationwide each year.
It might be challenging to heal from your injuries and the suffering they bring if you’ve been hurt in a fire. You have suffered major losses in addition to being harmed, and it’s likely that you lack the financial means to pursue legal action. To make a claim for compensation, you must know what caused your accident. You should be able to identify the party at fault for your injuries using the facts provided here, and you should file a personal injury lawsuit against that party.
If you have been hurt as a result of another person’s negligence, the road ahead is treacherous. On the other hand, knowing what to expect beforehand could be useful. Even though your claim will be unique due to the particulars of your situation, most boating claims have a pretty typical process.
Your prospects of being victorious with your damage claim could be considerably increased when you work with a Myrtle Beach personal injury attorney. Monge & Associates goes above and above to make sure you get the financial aid and medical attention you need. Our lawyers are prepared to fight for your monetary recovery in order to defend the rights of each and every victim of a personal injury. To schedule a free consultation with one of our attorneys, call 888-688-1924.
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