Posted on Saturday, January 19th, 2019 at 4:47 am
Slate Hill, NY (January 18, 2019) – According to authorities in Slate Hill, a three-alarm fire broke out at a home located at 150 McBride Road on Thursday night, January 17, that resulted in at least one injury and the destruction of the residence. The blaze was reported to have begun at around 7:00 p.m. for reasons that are currently under investigation.
Firefighters immediately responded to a call concerning the fire and arrived to find the home fully engulfed in flames. Fire crews from multiple departments responded to the incident in which everyone in the house was able to escape. However, at least one person was reported to have suffered burns at the scene.
At this time, it is unclear as to whether or not the injured party had to be hospitalized. Authorities are actively engaged in a thorough investigation into the events that led to this incident. No further information has been provided.
New York Fires and Explosions
We would first like to offer our sincere sympathies to the injured victim of this fire. Of course, we would also like to extend our deepest gratitude to all of the New York firefighters who risk their lives each and every day.
Tragically, many fires in New York are fatal or terribly injurious as they are among one of the most dangerous situations that anyone may face at any time. Following such a harrowing event, it is important to know that you may have the right to be compensated for your injuries, especially if your pain was caused by another person’s negligent actions.
At Hach & Rose, we understand that there is almost nothing as devastating or difficult as dealing with a sudden injury, and we are here for you 24/7 to answer any questions that you may have at this time. If you have been hurt in a New York fire or explosion, please don’t hesitate to call (212) 779-0057 today.
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