Rochester, NY (May 3, 2020) – Around 1:56 p.m. yesterday, May 2, one civilian and two firefighters were injured in a house fire in an unidentified area of Rochester.
The Rochester Fire Department responded to the scene where they found smoke and flames coming from a multi-family home. Approximately 50 firefighters in total worked to get the fire under control, which took approximately 30 minutes.
One of the residents inside the home was injured and taken to the hospital while two firefighters also received injuries that were described as minor in nature.
The house sustained many types of damages. At this time, the cause of the fire is under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
House Fires in New York
In New York, many serious injuries and fatalities occur due to fires and explosions every year. Between 2016 and 2017, it was estimated that approximately 73 civilians lost their lives in fires in New York alone. These incidents sometimes happen due to the negligence of individuals and entities, which can leave victims in a difficult position. Victims are urged to seek the help of a personal injury attorney in New York for the help they deserve after an accident.
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