Rice Lake, MN (November 4, 2023) – Two people sustained injuries as a result of a major home explosion that occurred in Rice Lake near Duluth on Thursday, November 2.
The incident was reported to law enforcement at around 11:10 a.m.
Reports provided by authorities indicate that a home located on West Tischer Road went up in flames following an explosion during the morning hours. The incident severely damaged the home.
A 32-year-old man and a 31-year-old woman were both in the home at the time of the explosion. The two victims suffered severe injuries and were rushed to area hospitals for emergency care.
The St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office is working to determine what caused the explosion to occur.
We hope the man and woman hurt in this explosion recover quickly.
Explosions in Minnesota
Explosions can be extremely devastating. Every year, thousands of people across the United States suffer physical injuries as a result of these incidents. In addition to physical harm, an explosion can result in the loss of your livelihood and, if it occurs in a residential area, the complete destruction of your home and personal belongings.
Although nothing can fully restore your memories and make you whole again, taking legal action is an important starting point. Holding negligent parties accountable can serve as a deterrent against future reckless behavior, and you rightfully deserve compensation for your injuries. The national explosion attorneys at Burg Simpson work diligently to secure financial restitution on your behalf, covering:
- Lost current and future earnings and earning capacity.
- Loss of the enjoyment of life.
- Property damage.
- Emotional distress.
- Current and future medical expenses and treatments.
- Pain and suffering.
- Funeral and burial expenses in cases of wrongful death.
In cases of extreme negligence, the court may award punitive damages. The specific compensation amount you’re entitled to hinges on the extent of your injuries and your future health outlook. Our legal team conducts a comprehensive assessment of your case and injuries to ensure you receive the maximum allowable compensation.
Our experienced team at Burg Simpson is committed to providing top-quality legal representation for those who have been injured in explosion incidents. With over four decades of experience, our attorneys possess the knowledge and skills necessary to fight for justice and compensation on behalf of our clients. If you have suffered harm due to an explosion caused by someone else’s negligence, we urge you to reach out to us for a free case evaluation. Our national building explosion lawyers understand the challenges involved in these cases and are dedicated to advocating for your rights and holding responsible parties accountable. Let our dedicated legal team help you navigate through this difficult time and secure the justice you deserve. Contact us today at (888) 895-2080 to speak with one of our skilled building explosion attorneys.