Posted on Saturday, June 29th, 2019 at 12:15 am
Staten Island, NY (June 28, 2019) – On Friday morning, June 28th, an apartment fire broke out at a building located at 800 Victory Boulevard. The fire was reported to have started at 8:44 a.m. for reasons that are currently being investigated.
According to officials, approximately 60 FDNY personnel, along with 12 units, were eventually able to knock down the “all hands” fire by 9:10 a.m. While the cause of the blaze is unknown at this time, emergency medical crews were called to the scene, where they attended to one civilian with at least minor injuries.
Authorities at the scene have not released the identity of the injured party, nor the severity of those injuries. No further information has been provided.
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We would first like to offer our sincerest and most genuine sympathies to the victim of this fire as we maintain hope for their full recovery. We would also like to offer our deepest gratitude to the brave New York firefighters who risk their lives on a daily basis, as well as the other emergency crews who attended to this incident.
Unfortunately, many fires in New York are seriously injurious or fatal, as they are among one of the most hazardous situations that anyone may encounter. Following such a dangerous event, it is terribly essential to realize that you may have the right to be reimbursed for your losses, especially if your injuries have been caused by another person’s careless or criminal behavior.
At Hach & Rose, we are here for you 24/7 to answer any questions you may have at this time. If you have lost a loved one or suffered injuries in a New York fire or explosion, call 212-779-0057 today.
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