Jordan, MN (July 23, 2023) – Emergency officials were called to the site of an explosion incident in Jordan that ended in injuries.
The explosion was reported at around 8:30 p.m. on July 20.
According to official reports, an explosion involving a suspected gas leak occurred at a premise located in the 300 block of 1st Street East. Authorities rushed to the scene and located a structure with significant damage.
Three people had to be extricated from the collapsed structure. One of the victims was injured.
Emergency medical services responded to care for the injured victim and provide them with transportation to a local hospital for further medical care.
At this time, the incident is being investigated.
We hope the injured victim makes a full and timely recovery.
Explosions in Minnesota
Being hurt due to an explosion can change your life forever. Regrettably, there are many instances where people suffer debilitating injuries due to gas explosions. Gas leak explosions generally occur as a result of an ignition that is caused by mixing flammable gas and air. In homes, these accidents often involve stoves and heaters.
When an explosion occurs, it can and often does cause significant damage to the involved structures. Any person around is likely to suffer severe injuries that forever alter their lives. We see countless individuals left with blast injuries and burn injuries that result in scarring and disfigurements, as well as loss of hearing or limbs.
The overwhelming consequences of explosions can be extremely hard to deal with. Not only do they cause endless physical pain and suffering, but victims often suffer mentally and financially as well. Dealing with the sudden challenges imposed upon them due to an explosion can seem like an impossible task. However, victims often have legal avenues that they can take to recover the compensation needed to alleviate some of the financial strains they face.
Working with a gas explosion attorney can provide you with the best opportunity to hold the negligent party accountable for their actions and maximize the compensation that you are able to recover.
It is important to seek legal guidance as soon as possible to ensure you have the best chance of protecting your legal rights and getting justice. An attorney will be able to guide you through the legal process and fight to ensure your rights are protected at every step.
Having an experienced and devoted legal team in your corner can make all the difference when you or a loved one has been injured in an explosion due to negligent actors. Reach out to Burg Simpson’s national explosion lawyers at (888) 895-2080 for a free consultation so that we can assess your case to determine what steps need to be taken on your behalf. With decades of experience fighting for justice and holding negligent parties accountable, you can rest assured knowing that our top priority is obtaining the best result possible for you and making sure justice is served.