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Calvin Twp., MI (February 7, 2024) – The Cass County Sheriff’s office confirmed that a 71-year-old man from Lakefort, Michigan, lost his life as a result of an explosion that took place on Monday, February 5.

Law enforcement reports indicate that an explosion took place in the 19,000 block of Bulhand Street. Authorities confirmed that two men were working on a tank at an oil pumping station owned by Trak Oil Company of Port Huron when it exploded. One man was fatally injured as a result of the incident. The second demand, identified as a 38-year-old, was treated for injuries. At this time, the incident is being investigated.

We hope the injured man recovers quickly.

Our condolences go out to the family of the man killed in this explosion.

Fatal Explosions in Michigan

Calvin Twp., MI – Deadly Explosion on Bulhand St Takes One LifeLosing a loved one in any type of accident can be incredibly devastating. Unfortunately, there are instances where explosions take the lives of innocent people across our state. In Michigan, we see many oil and gas explosions take place as a result of some form of negligence. Some of the leading factors include improper storage, improper handling, and even reckless actions.

After losing a loved one due to a fatal explosion, families have the ability to take legal action against the responsible party. In Michigan, believed families have the ability to seek wrongful death damages for funeral arrangements, burial expenses, lost earning capacity, and a variety of other damages that they face. After experiencing the loss of a loved one, it is in your best interest to seek representation from a dedicated wrongful death lawyer right away. A skilled legal team will be able to help you pursue a claim to recover fair compensation for these and other damages. They will also help to ensure that the reckless party who is responsible for the death of your loved one is held accountable.

At Christopher Trainor & Associates, our team has extensive experience helping families get justice after losing loved ones in fatal explosions. For decades, our team has fought diligently to ensure the legal rights and best interests of families across Michigan are protected following the sudden and unexpected loss of loved ones due to negligence. Our team is available to help your family seek maximum compensation for the losses and damages you face. Get started today by reaching out to our Michigan wrongful death legal team by calling 248-886-8650 for a free consultation so we can assist you on your journey toward getting the justice and compensation you deserve.

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: The 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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