Posted on Sunday, May 12th, 2019 at 12:38 pm
Perinton, NY (May 12, 2019) – Police confirmed that yesterday around midnight, a fatal fire took place when a fire broke out at a house on Chesfield Lookout. Deputies and fire departments all over responded to the incident immediately.
Residents recalled that they woke up to smoke in their home. Firefighters immediately arrived and worked to contain the fire to most of an upstairs bedroom.
Investigators have been taking a closer look at the circumstances of the fire only to find that it does not appear to be suspicious. Only one person was killed in the fire and police have not confirmed the identity of the individual at this time.
Various fire crews responded to the fire. The full investigation into the incident continues at this time.
Fires and Explosions in New York
We would like to first extend our genuine condolences to the family and friends of the loved one whose life was taken in this serious accident. Every day, New York fires and explosions break out in various parts of the state for many reasons, causing havoc and grief for the families affected. We also wish to take this time to extend our gratitude to the firefighters who put their lives on the line every day to protect us. If you have lost a loved one in a New York fire, you might have questions about your case as you move forward.
Our attorneys at Hach & Rose understand how devastating it can be to be left with the difficult aftermath of an unexpected fire. You have the right to be compensated in the event that the fire was caused by the actions of another party, which is why it is imperative and essential to seek legal help from the very start so that you are not left to fend on your own during this challenging time. Please reach out to us for the help you deserve at 212-779-0057.
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