Fairborn, OH – One Killed in Residential Structure Fire on Xenia DrOhio & Indiana Legal News
Fairborn, OH (October 28, 2020) – One person was found dead following an apartment fire in the Fairborn area on Tuesday morning, October 27.
Firefighters were called to the site of the fire at an apartment complex located at the 701 block of W. Xenia Drive. The fire was reported at around 1:30 a.m. that morning. Authorities were present to extinguish the fire inside one unit in the complex.
The occupant of the unit was found dead inside. At this time, the identity of the victim has been withheld. No further information on the cause of the blaze has been provided.
An ongoing investigation into the incident is being managed by local authorities.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Deadly House Fires in Ohio
Structure fires can be extremely dangerous, and victims are at risk of suffering from life-threatening injuries. On average, fire departments across the United States respond to an estimated 354,400 residential structure fires. In 2018, there were 3,665 civilians killed and 15,200 others injured in house fires nationwide. The rate of deadly house fires is on the rise, and residential fires are involved in nearly 67% of civilian fatalities each year.
The preventable death of a loved one can be a shattering and entirely traumatic experience for surviving family members, and no amount of compensation can ever make up for the death of a loved one. Ohio wrongful death suits can be raised from careless acts, including a house fire, resulting in the death of a family member, in order to recover lost compensation for a representative of the deceased. Surviving family members should consult with an Ohio wrongful death lawyer who can help guide them through the process and construct a strong legal claim after the loss of a family member of a deadly accident.
If you are filing an Ohio wrongful death claim in Cincinnati, hiring an attorney from the Green Law Firm can significantly benefit your case and put you on track to recover deserved legal compensation. We know how to litigate wrongful death lawsuits in Ohio and can adapt our strategies to the unique circumstances of your case, and our experienced personal injury lawyers will fight for the legal rights of families who have lost a loved one. Contact our offices today at (513)769-0840 if you have lost a family member due to the negligence of another.
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