Cuba, NM (October 28, 2023) – An explosion reported in the Cuba High School on Friday left several people injured. The incident occurred at around 9:00 a.m. on October 27.
According to reports from local law enforcement, a cellphone battery explosion occurred at the Cuba High School, which is part of the Cuba Independent School District, located on County Road 13.
Multiple students were checked and treated for injuries while at the scene.
A teacher had to be transported to a local hospital for further medical care.
At this time, the incident is being investigated.
We hope those affected by this accident are able to recover quickly.
Explosions in New Mexico
Each year, explosions across the United States are the cause of thousands of painful physical and emotional injuries. Unfortunately, there are countless instances where these electrical explosions are a result of negligent actions.
When individuals negligently handle hazardous materials, it can have devastating consequences for everyone around. Unfortunately, explosions can lead to severe musculoskeletal injuries, head injuries, burn injuries, and even severe cuts and lacerations.
Individuals who are harmed as a result of explosions may have legal options available that can help them move forward. Seeking guidance from a dedicated legal team early on can provide you with the best chance of protecting your rights and getting justice.
Throughout the legal process, an explosion injury lawyer can provide you with various services during this difficult time to ensure you are able to get justice. Some of the ways an attorney will help include:
- They can help you investigate the cause of the explosion and identify who is responsible.
- They can fight for your rights and make sure you are compensated for your pain and suffering.
- They can represent you in court if your case goes to trial.
- They can file a personal injury claim on your behalf and negotiate a fair settlement with the insurance company.
- They can help you get the medical treatment you need and cover your lost wages.
The unfortunate truth is that explosion injuries can be devastating, and you should not have to go through this alone. An experienced explosion injury lawyer can help you navigate the legal system and get the compensation you deserve.
Dealing with the aftermath of an explosion injury can be overwhelming and confusing, but you do not have to face it alone. Our team at Burg Simpson is dedicated to helping those who have been affected by explosions and will fight tirelessly to ensure that justice is served for our clients. With a free consultation and our experience in personal injury claims, we are ready to assist you in your journey toward obtaining the compensation you deserve. Contact our dedicated legal team by calling (888) 895-2080 today, and let us help you protect your rights.