Brooklyn, NY – Three Hurt in Two-Alarm Fire on E 93rd St
Brooklyn, NY (February 9, 2023) – A building fire was reported to police in East Flatbush, Brooklyn, on the evening of February 9. At approximately 7:17 p.m., fire crews were sent to the fire on East 93rd Street.
Reports show the fire happened at a building in the 700 block of East 93rd Street. Emergency crews received reports of people possibly being trapped inside the building.
A second alarm was issued by fire crews, who called for further resources. One individual suffered critical injuries in the blaze. EMS crews were dispatched to the scene to render aid to those with injuries.
Two others were said to have also sustained injuries. Their names have not been reported at this time.
Authorities in Brooklyn continue to investigate the circumstances of the accident.
Our thoughts are with the involved parties. We hope for their full recovery.
New York Structure Fires
Every year, structure fires in New York cause numerous fire-related injuries and deaths. When a building catches fire, people inside may sustain injuries related t9 smoke inhalation and thermal burns, and they may even lose their lives. Building occupants may also sustain injuries when they inhale dangerous chemicals released by burning materials.
Our lawyers will seek the maximum financial compensation available for those victimized in structure fires. We consult with fire cause engineers, prominent origins, and specialists in order to figure out how the fire occurred.
We will also meet with burn injury specialists, vocational experts, life-care planners, and economists to help determine the economic expense of the damages caused by the fire.
Our Brooklyn personal injury attorneys at Metro Law have over forty years of experience helping countless families get the compensation and justice they deserve when they’ve been injured in a fire.
Oftentimes, people suffer burn injuries due to the careless and negligent actions of landlords, property owners, product manufacturers, contractors, and building managers. When victims are injured in accidents due to the negligent behavior of another, they may qualify for financial compensation when they file a personal injury claim with an attorney.
These claims allow injured individuals to collect full and fair compensation for medical costs, wage loss, and more. Sometimes, injured parties can reach out to a personal injury lawyer to get the justice they deserve.
Our attorneys work hard to ensure the legal rights of our clients are protected so they can move on from the difficult experience of being injured in a fire. Contact our fire injury lawyers in New York at (800) 469-6476 to see how we can help you.
Notes: Outside sources were used in the creation of this post, including news bulletins and first-hand accounts of the accident and injuries involved. As a result, the details of the accident presented have not been independently verified. If you have identified any false information in the story or would like the post to be removed, please inform us immediately, and we will correct the information or remove the post.
Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, we at Metro Law strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in our beloved state. We are extremely saddened by these accidents but hope that through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We wish only the best and quickest recovery to all those involved in the accident. The photos depicted in this post are not from the actual accident scene.