Cincinnati, OH – Two Injured in Townhouse Fire on Sutton AveOhio & Indiana Legal News
Cincinnati, OH (December 16, 2020) – Two people were injured and a dog was killed following a townhouse fire in the Mount Washington area of Cincinnati on Tuesday morning, December 15.
Initial reports revealed that the incident was reported at around 2 a.m. that morning. Emergency responders were called to the site of the fire at the Sutton Park Apartments on Sutton Avenue. Two people were in the building at the time of the fire.
The two occupants had to jump out of the second-story window in order to escape. Both parties were transported to a medical facility for the treatment of sustained injuries. No further updates on the incident are currently available.
An ongoing investigation into the fire is currently underway.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Structure Fires in Cincinnati
Those involved in residential structure fires are at serious risk of suffering from severe injuries, including third-degree burns and smoke inhalation. The majority of reported fires in the United States take place in residential areas. On average, fire departments across the country respond to more than 354,400 residential structure fires each year. These fires contribute to over 2,000 civilian deaths and over 10,000 civilian injuries annually.
In most cases, the negligence of one or more parties is responsible for serious structure fires across the state of Ohio, and these collisions can leave victims with severe or life-threatening injuries. What you do in the moments immediately following a crash can greatly impact any potential Ohio personal injury claim, determining your ability to obtain a reasonable settlement. Injured parties should contact a Cincinnati personal injury attorney for efficient, knowledgeable, and compassionate legal representation.
The team of lawyers at the Green Law Firm strives to help victims who are harmed in accidents throughout Ohio to ensure their rights are protected after being unfairly injured. Our legal team is dedicated to fighting for victims to ensure they have the compensation they deserve to cover the medical treatment they need to make a full recovery. If you have been unfairly injured in a Cincinnati house fire, contact us today at (513)769-0840 to see how we can help.
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