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Jacksonville, FL – 4 Injured in House Fire on W 3rd St

Jacksonville, FL (March 6, 2020) – Four people were hospitalized following a house fire that took place on West Third Street at a duplex. Jacksonville authorities assisted.

According to police, the incident took place around 1 a.m. this morning a few blocks away from Fairfax Street in Jacksonville. Police confirmed that all of the victims were able to get out of the house but some received injuries.

A total of two adults and two children were rushed to the hospital but they are expected to recover. Three of the victims received smoke inhalation.

The investigation into the circumstances of the fire continues.

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.

House Fires in Florida

Two of the most major injuries that result from house fires include burn injuries and smoke inhalation. These injuries can have a huge and lasting impact on victims and send thousands of victims to the hospital each year in Florida. If you have been harmed in a fire and you believe that it took place due to negligent acts, it is essential that you speak with a personal injury attorney immediately.

The aftermath of a house fire can affect you both physically and emotionally as you attempt to get back on your feet. As a result, our attorneys at Sheftall & Associates are dedicated to helping you make the most out of your claim. If you have been harmed and you wonder where you can turn, please contact our law firm at (904) 638-7712 for the help you deserve.

Note: As a result of the secondary sources that were used to complete this post, the information included within has not been independently verified by our own staff and may include misinformation. If you read something that, to your knowledge, is incorrect, please contact us as soon as possible and we will correct the inaccuracy.

Disclaimer: As members of the local Jacksonville and broader Florida community, we hope everyone in our community is safe and protected. We cover the events included in this blog as a way to offer support to the victims in similar circumstances and to provide relief during these difficult times. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. You should speak with a trained legal professional for more information regarding your situation.