Bullville, NY (October 26, 2023) – One person was hospitalized following an explosion and fire that occurred on Thursday in the Bullville area.
According to reports from fire officials, an explosion occurred at the United Orchids during the evening hours on October 19. The explosion resulted in a massive fire, which spread rapidly through the nursery and greenhouse.
The owner of the nursery sustained severe burn injuries. He was admitted to Westchester Medical Center in critical condition.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We hope the injured victim is able to make a full and timely recovery.
Explosions in New York
Explosions across the United States leave thousands of people with life-altering injuries each year. The unfortunate truth is that dealing with the aftermath of an explosion can be incredibly challenging. Unfortunately, those involved are often left with severe burn injuries that result in permanent scarring and disfigurement. Individuals who suffer from these injuries have to go through emergency surgery and often have to go through repeat procedures over the course of several months or even years.
In severe cases, victims may suffer nerve and muscle damage as a result of their injuries. Trying to cope with the aftermath of an explosion can be quite challenging. It can be incredibly emotional to try to deal with physical pain and suffering while being unable to work and support your family.
If you have been harmed as a result of an explosion, you may have legal options available to help you move forward. Reaching out to a building explosion lawyer can provide you with the best chance of getting justice and holding the negligent party accountable. Following an explosion, you have the ability to file a personal injury claim against the party who caused the incident to occur.
A thorough investigation is needed to determine all of the factors that contributed to the incident. Once it has been determined, you have the ability to request compensation for medical costs, lost earnings, physical and emotional pain and suffering, and more. It is important for you to act quickly to ensure you have the strongest evidence possible for your claim so that you are able to maximize your recovery.
In the aftermath of an explosion, the physical and emotional toll on victims and their families can be devastating. At Burg Simpson, we understand this all too well and are committed to providing compassionate legal representation to those who have been affected by explosion-related injuries caused by another’s negligence.
Our thorough investigations aim to uncover important details that can establish accountability and help our clients seek appropriate legal recourse. With a proven track record of success in representing victims of explosions, our dedicated national explosion lawyers will fight tirelessly for your rights so that you can move forward with your life. If you or a loved one has been affected by an explosion injury, do not hesitate to contact us for a free consultation today at (888) 895-2080.