Posted on Sunday, May 12th, 2019 at 5:02 pm
Brentwood, NY (May 12, 2019) – Officials responded to the scene of a house fire that took place around 1:30 a.m. this morning on Sherman Street and injured one.
According to authorities and other emergency responders at the scene of the fire, a firefighter received injuries during the incident. Arson investigators were also called to the scene so that they could investigate the circumstances of the incident.
Officials say that the firefighter has been taken to the hospital for injuries. At this time, they have not confirmed how badly the firefighter has been injured.
Nobody else received injuries and the investigation into the accident continues at this time.
Fires and Explosions in New York
We would like to first extend our sympathies to the victim as we genuinely hope that they are able to recover from this serious incident. Fires have the ability to cause serious injuries and even fatal results, which is why it is imperative to understand what rights you have after you have been injured. We would like to also take a moment to extend our utmost gratitude to the firefighters who put their lives on the line every day for our safety.
After a perilous event, it is important to know that, as the victim of a serious fire, you have the right to be compensated after the actions of another party have led to your harm. Our attorneys at Hach & Rose are passionate about putting our best foot forward to help you receive results in the midst of your case. We will also answer any questions you have. Please contact us to find out how we can assist you at 212-779-0057.
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