Flint, MI – Man Loses Life in Fire on Kentucky Ave

by | Jan 1, 2022 | Wrongful Death | 0 comments

Flint, MI (January 1, 2022) – One man has lost his life following a fire incident on Saturday afternoon, January 1. At around 3:10 p.m., authorities were called to the site of a fire incident in the 2400 block of Kentucky Avenue.

Reports from the Flint Fire Department show that a fire broke out inside a garage at a home located on Kentucky Avenue. Witnesses reported that a man ran into the building to rescue a dog that was trapped inside the home. However, the man never exited the structure.

Firefighters battled the blaze for an extended period before entering the structure. The 59-year-old man was located inside with fatal injuries.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. 

House Fires in Michigan

Flint, MI – Man Loses Life in Fire on Kentucky Ave

In the United States, approximately 300,000 house fires are reported each and every year. They happen for various reasons, including product malfunctions, faulty wiring, electrical wiring, and even home-owner negligence. A percentage of these fires happen in the state of Michigan. Approximately 43,000 house fires are reported in the Wolverine State annually. Those who are burned or injured in these accidents may be eligible to collect financial compensation for the damages they may have endured as a result of the fire. 

Insurance adjusters, landlords, and property managers often try to minimize payouts to families who suffer due to structure fires. For this reason, it is important to enlist the help of a personal injury attorney in Michigan. A lawyer will be able to help you figure out how you can collect the maximum amount of financial compensation for your injuries and losses. 

Flint Wrongful Death Lawyers

Surviving family members often go through a great deal of pain and suffering after losing loved ones to fire-related injuries such as severe burns and smoke inhalation. While dealing with the unexpected and tragic loss of a loved one, families are often faced with outstanding medical bills, funeral costs, and may now lack an important source of income that they once relied on. When another person’s negligence is responsible for a fire, like a landlord not obeying fire safety laws or an employer not adhering to workplace safety regulations, the victim’s surviving family members may be able to pursue financial compensation for their losses.

Our attorneys will answer all of your questions and advise you on your opinions regarding your case. Over the years, Michigan Legal Center’s team of experienced and sympathetic personal injury attorneys in Flint have helped thousands of clients obtain compensation for damages and get the justice they are entitled to for their legal claims. 

If you have recently lost a loved one in an accident, you should reach out to the wrongful death lawyers at the Michigan Legal Center. Our Flint wrongful death attorneys work around the clock to help grief-stricken families by answering any questions they might have regarding the legal options available to them after enduring the sudden loss of a loved one. 

Michigan Legal Center’s trusted team of attorneys work diligently to ensure you know your rights after losing a family member in an avoidable Michigan accident. Our lawyers help victims bring at-fault parties to account and obtain compensation for the full amount of their financial losses resulting from medical care, lost income, and numerous other damages stemming from the accident.

If your family member lost their life in an accident that was caused by another driver’s actions, contact our personal injury attorneys in Michigan at (248) 886-8650 to learn about the legal options available to you.

Note: Our firm utilized outside sources when creating this post. We have not independently verified the facts regarding this accident. If you find information that is incorrect, contact Christopher Trainor & Associates immediately so that we correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available about the accident. This post can be removed upon request.  

Disclaimer: This information provided in this post is not intended to be legal or medical advice. The photograph used in this post was not taken at the actual accident scene. This post is not a solicitation for business. 

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