Thompson, NY (October 1, 2023) – Three people were transported to area hospitals with injuries following an explosion that took place in Sullivan County on Saturday afternoon.
At around 12:00 p.m. on September 30, the police and firefighters were called to the scene of an incident that occurred on James Place.
Reports from the New York State Police show that an explosion severely damaged the home at 14 James Place during the afternoon. The incident also caused damage to nearby homes.
Police and firefighters arrived at the scene and began searching for injured victims. At least one child and two other individuals were injured in the explosion. The victims were rushed to area hospitals, where they were admitted in serious condition.
At this time, the incident is being investigated.
We hope the three victims injured in this accident recover quickly.
House Explosions in New York
Explosions are often devastating, leaving thousands of people in the United States injured every year. Unfortunately, many of these incidents are entirely preventable. We see countless people harmed as a result of explosions that take place as a result of negligently handling hazardous materials and chemicals, gas leaks, and even malfunctioning appliances.
Dealing with the aftermath of an explosion can be incredibly devastating. We see many people forced to deal with painful physical and emotional injuries. Blast injuries, crushing injuries, and even severe lacerations can all be incredibly painful to deal with. Unfortunately, many people often require extensive medical care following these incidents.
Not only do victims have to deal with tens of thousands of dollars in medical care costs, but they are often unable to return to work to earn a living. Additionally, many victims face significant property damage, and they are left to deal with physical and emotional trauma. Thankfully, our state provides injured victims with the opportunity to pursue legal action in order to help cope with some of the challenges they face moving forward.
If you have suffered injuries as a result of an explosion, it is imperative that you seek guidance from a building explosion lawyer right away. You may be able to recover compensation for some of the losses and riches that you have been forced to deal with. Working with an experienced legal team can make all the difference in maximizing your recoveries after being injured in an explosion.
At Burg Simpson, our team will provide a comprehensive array of services to ensure that our clients receive the compensation they deserve for their injuries and damages. From investigating the incident and gathering evidence to negotiating full and fair compensation, we are committed to delivering justice for those affected by explosions. Feel free to reach out to our national explosion law firm if you or a loved one has been injured in an explosion. Our proven history of success speaks for itself. Schedule your free consultation today at (888) 895-2080, and let us help you get the justice and compensation you deserve.