Jacksonville, FL – House Fire on Bankhead Ave Leads to Injuries in OneJacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL (July 1, 2020) – Last evening, June 30, a house fire in Jacksonville led to injuries in one victim.
The incident took place around 5 p.m. last evening at a residential home at 2100 Bankhead Avenue. Emergency responders were prompted to the scene of the incident after they received calls of smoke showing in the area.
Fire crews were called to the scene where they had to pull one person out of the home to safety. The party was injured but their condition is not known. The victim was immediately taken to the hospital for treatment.
The investigation into the circumstances of the fire continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
House Fires in Florida
In 2016, it was reported that approximately 54,000 fires took place in the state of Florida. These incidents happen for many reasons, some of which are the negligence of others. The most common types of injuries stemming from these incidents include smoke inhalation and burn injuries, which can signal a long road to recovery and impact a victim in many ways. If you have been injured in one of these accidents, it is crucial that you speak with a personal injury attorney in Florida immediately.
At Sheftall & Associates, our Florida accident attorneys are dedicated to helping those in need after an accident that is not their fault. We will help you gain compensation for aspects like medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and many other aspects. Please contact an accident attorney in Florida at (904) 569-6025 to find out what options are available for you.
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