Blairsville, GA (May 2, 2021) – At 8 a.m. on the morning of Sunday, May 2, a fatal house fire occurred in Blairsville.
According to Union County officials, the explosion and fire took place at a home off of Pauline Lane. Police confirmed that a gas tank outside of a home caught on fire and exploded, causing the home to be engulfed within seconds. Individuals as far as South Carolina felt the blast of the incident.
Paramedics and numerous responders were present at the scene to help those in need. Two victims, who have not yet been identified, were killed as a result of the fire and pronounced dead at the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the families of the deceased victims at this time.
Fatal Fires in Georgia
Fatal fires take place in the blink of an eye throughout the state of Georgia. These incidents take place in areas that are both residential and commercial in nature. It is never easy to face the loss of a loved one due to a fire but this is the reality that many families face every single year. Some of the most life-altering injuries that stem from fires include burn injuries and smoke inhalation. If you have lost somebody you love in a fatal fire, it is important that you have the help of a legal advocate on your side.
Losing somebody close to you can impact your life in a variety of ways. As you grieve the loss of a loved one taken too soon in a fire, you may wonder how you are going to afford to keep up with the bills that pile up against you. Nobody is ever fully prepared to face the aftermath of a fire but you have a variety of options moving forward. You should speak with a Georgia wrongful death attorney who has your best interests in mind. See our proven track record of success representing those who have lost loved ones in fires at www.attorneykennugent.com.
Our attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC are here to help you and your family after you have suffered enormous losses due to a fire. We will help you navigate the legal system and work toward results when it comes to your claim. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of aspects such as medical expenses, funeral costs, pain and suffering, and more. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Georgia at (888) 579-1790 to find out how we can assist you.
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