Dayton, OH (May 22, 2023) – One person was transported to an area hospital for the treatment of injuries following an explosion that took place in the Piqua area on Saturday afternoon, May 20.
The parts from authorities show that an explosion took place at a home located in the 15,000 block of Miami Shelby Road.
Authorities arrived at the scene and found a house that was suffering from significant damage as a result of the explosion.
One person was injured as a result of the incident. The victim was transported by ambulance to a local hospital for emergency care.
At this time, the incident is being investigated.
We hope the injured victim is able to recover quickly.
Explosion Incidents in Ohio
Reports provided by Statista show that approximately 984 explosions took place in 2020. Unfortunately, a significant number of these incidents took place in residential structures. Being involved in a home explosion can have an overwhelming impact on your life. Unfortunately, many people involved in these accidents are left with serious injuries that affect their lives forever. Common injuries reported in explosions include:
- Severe burn injuries
- Severe cuts and lacerations
- Crushing injuries
- Trauma to the head
These and other injuries can have an overwhelming impact on a person’s life. The unfortunate truth is that there are several reasons why explosions continue to take place inside homes across our country. Leading causes of building explosions include leaks from gas appliances that are used to heat the home, gas leaks that are exposed to flames, and rusty gas lines.
If you have been unfortunate enough to suffer injuries as a result of an explosion, it is crucial that you reach out to a building explosion lawyer as soon as possible. There may be legal options that you have to help yourself get justice and secure financial compensation for your losses and damages.
If you or a loved one have been injured in an explosion, it’s critical to contact the team at Burg Simpson. Our experienced lawyers will provide a free consultation and help ensure that your personal injury claim is properly handled with quality representation. With decades of experience fighting for justice on behalf of victims and families who have been affected by explosions, we understand how difficult this time can be and will do our best to make sure proper compensation is achieved through diligent efforts.
Our team will investigate the incident and gather strong evidence while building your case against the defendant. We will do everything in our power to ensure you get the money you need for your losses and damages. Reach out to our dedicated law firm today so our national explosion lawyers can get started on your case right away (888) 895-2080. Our team can meet with you for a free consultation at your earliest convenience to get started.