Newark, NJ – Fire on Clinton Ave Sends Two Firefighters to Area HospitalsNY/NJ Legal News
Newark, NJ (October 18, 2019) – A fire on Clinton Ave left two firefighters with injuries.
At approximately 8 p.m. on October 17, emergency fire crews responded to a three-story structure fire in the 100 block of Clinton Ave.
As firefighters battled the blaze at the Kastner Mansion, part of the building collapsed on top of them.
Two firefighters were injured as a result and transported to area hospitals for treatment.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims injured in this incident.
Burn Injuries in New Jersey
Between 2000 and 2017, there have been over 1,040 people burned while on the job. Firefighters are a vast majority of victims involved in these horrific incidents. Although these individuals dedicate their time and lives to saving others, they are at risk of being seriously injured while on the job. When firefighters are injured, it is crucial that they contact a burn injury attorney in New Jersey as soon as possible.
Over the years, Metro Law’s personal injury attorneys in New Jersey have helped thousands of victims collect full and fair compensation for lost wages, medical expenses, and various other damages resulting from their accidents. Our team is dedicated to helping victims get the care they need to move forward after suffering a serious injury. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Newark at (800) 469-6476 to see how we can help you.
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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.