Pawleys Island, SC – Two Killed in House Fire on Windy Ln
Pawleys Island, SC (January 6, 2022) – Two people were killed following a 3-alarm fire in Pawleys Island on Thursday morning, January 6. The deadly incident was reported at a residence on Windy Lane.
Multiple fire departments were called to the scene to help extinguish the blaze. Two people reportedly sustained fatal injuries in the fire, and another person was able to escape the structure. The area was temporarily closed so responding emergency crews could put out the blaze. The identities of the deceased parties have not been disclosed at this time.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the fire is underway.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the families of the deceased victims at this time.
Fatal Structure Fires in South Carolina
Fires have a high potential for being extremely hazardous. Structure fires kill an average of 2,620 civilians in the United States each year, with nearly 11,220 civilians injured. Two of the most common injuries caused by a serious fire are smoke inhalation and third-degree burns. Every year, approximately 354,000 residential structure fires are reported to fire departments across the country.
The pain of losing a loved one can be overwhelming, especially if the accident was caused by another driver’s negligence, and those close to the victim will almost certainly suffer as well. Wrongful death cases frequently result in significant financial losses for families, both now and in the future, necessitating the assistance of an experienced Pawleys Island 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.
Pawleys Island Wrongful Death Lawyers
After a loved one has died, an experienced Pawleys Island 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 Pawleys Island car accident lawyer today at 800-421-0174 to speak with a compassionate attorney about your case.
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