Provencal, LA (August 5, 2023) – The Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene of an explosion incident that occurred in the Provencal area that sent one man to a local hospital with serious injuries.

According to official reports, a container explosion occurred at a premise located in the 100 block of Harmony Road. The incident prompted the response of the police, firefighters, and emergency medical services.

One man was located at the scene. The man, a 57-year-old, suffered injuries. A Life Air Med chopper was sent to the site of the accident to transport the victim to an area trauma center for emergency care.

At this time, the incident is being investigated.

We hope the man injured in this explosion recovers quickly.

Explosions in Louisiana

Explosions take place far too often in the United States. Given the close proximity to numerous oil fields across the southern half of the United States, we see our fair share of explosions here in Louisiana. Although oil explosions are one of the most common types of explosions reported statewide, there are countless other types of explosions that we see in homes and businesses. Being involved in an explosion can cause serious injuries that change your life forever.

After being injured in an explosion, it only makes sense that you are able to get justice. After an explosion, you should reach out to a building explosion lawyer as soon as possible. Your attorney will be able to help you seek compensation to cover some of the losses that you face. This includes compensation for medical costs, pain and suffering, and more.

To file a personal injury claim with success, you must be able to demonstrate that some form of negligence led to the explosion that left you injured. Your attorney will take control of an investigation into the accident to determine what caused it to occur. They will identify all factors that contributed to the explosion and all of the parties who are liable.

At Burg Simpson, our experienced and dedicated national explosion lawyers are here to provide the highest quality legal advice and representation for those who have suffered from an explosion. With decades of experience in this field, we are confident that your case is in safe hands. Our lawyers have helped clients collect more than $2 billion collectively for their legal claims, and we will do everything possible to ensure you are able to maximize the compensation you recover for your case. No matter what circumstances you find yourself in, contact our national explosion lawyers today at (888) 895-2080 for a free consultation so that we can help assess your situation and steer you toward the best outcome possible.