Posted on Thursday, July 4th, 2019 at 7:06 pm
Batavia, NY (July 4, 2019) – An overnight fire that took place in the city of Batavia on early Thursday morning, July 4th, has left two people injured and five without a home. The fire was reported to have occurred around 3:00 a.m. at a home located on Hutchins Street for reasons that are under investigation at this time.
Police stated that firefighters and other responders were called to the scene, where one woman was reported to have jumped from a window to escape the blaze. According to authorities, a man was also found at the scene to be hanging from a window. Emergency crews immediately transported both parties to a local hospital.
At this time, the current condition of the male victim is unknown. However, the woman was reported to be in serious condition. The cause of the fire remains under investigation.
Fires and Explosions in New York
Before moving on, we would first like to offer our deep sympathies to both injured victims as we sincerely wish their full recoveries. Tragically, many fires and explosions in New York prove to be catastrophically injurious or fatal, as they are one of the most dangerous situations that anyone may face at any time. We extend our genuine gratitude to the countless brave firefighters who risk their lives for the members of our community each and every day.
After such a perilous event, it is important to understand that you may have the significant right to be compensated for your injuries, particularly if your suffering has been caused by the actions of another party. At Hach & Rose, we are here for you 24/7 to answer any questions you may have at this time. If you have been injured in a New York fire or explosion due to no fault of your own, please call 212-779-0057 today.
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