Cartersville, GA (April 7, 2021) – At 7 p.m. on the evening of Sunday, April 4, two people were killed in a Cartersville fire. The victims have since been identified.
According to officials, the fire broke out in a home at 170 Oak Leaf Drive. The home was identified as a 1,700-square-foot home that was 35 years old. When fire crews arrived at the scene, they found that the home was fully engulfed in flames.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were present at the scene. Two residents were home at the time of the fire and pronounced dead at the scene. They have since been identified as a 72-year-old woman and a 20-year-old man.
Police have not yet verified the circumstances leading up to the fire.
At this time, the investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the families of the deceased victims at this time.
Fatal Fires in Georgia
Fires happen in the blink of an eye throughout the state of Georgia. These fires break out in many different areas including those that are residential and commercial in nature. In one recent year, hundreds of victims lost their lives and thousands more were injured as a result of fires. Losing a loved one due to a fire can impact your life in many different ways, especially because these accidents are typically unexpected. If you have lost a loved one and you are unsure about where you can turn, it is essential that you and your family have the help of an experienced legal advocate.
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Our attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, PC have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those who have lost loved ones in Georgia fires. Losing a loved one can be a challenging reality to face but one that you must come to terms with. Luckily, with the help of an attorney, you can obtain the compensation you deserve for aspects such as medical bills, funeral costs, pain and suffering, and so much more. Please do not hesitate to contact a Georgia accident attorney at (888) 579-1790 to find out what options are available for you.
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