Entries by Lauren

Possible Gas Explosion at Lexington Home Injures Two

Fire crews responded to a structure fire in the 500 block of West Short Street in downtown Lexington over the weekend. At least two people were hospitalized and several buildings were damaged. A neighbor told WKYT news that he felt his whole house shake around 4:30 P.M. on Saturday. The Lexington Fire Department says initial […]

Electrical Explosion Injures Two Construction Workers in Downtown LA

Two men suffered critical burn injuries in what witnesses described as an “explosion involving electrical equipment” in downtown Los Angeles. The explosion happened on Thursday morning when two contractors employed by Edison Power Constructors were working near a loading dock at 460 S Flower St. The LA Times reported that the two workers sustained burn […]

Two Workers Injured in Sumter County Cleaning Plant Fire

Two workers were burned in a fire at a cleaning plant in Sumter County on Tuesday afternoon. The fire broke out at TK Tank Services when a skid steer loader malfunctioned, catching nearby materials on fire. The fire then spread to a container filled with oil and water and burned a truck on-site. Two employees […]

Baltimore Building Explosion Critically Injures Nine People

At least 21 people were injured, nine critically, in an explosion at the Baltimore Gas and Electric (BGE) building in downtown Baltimore this morning. A release from BGE says that the explosion was caused by construction work on the building’s air handling and boiler system. A total of 23 people were rescued by the Baltimore […]

Can I Sue Enbridge for a Gas Explosion?

Yes, you can file an Enbridge explosion lawsuit for wrongful deaths and burn injuries. Explosion lawsuits are pending in Kentucky and elsewhere. In Minnesota, the federal Department of Transportation fined Enbridge Energy $2.4 million for a pipeline explosion and fire that killed two workers. Canadian-based Enbridge Inc. is the largest energy infrastructure company in North […]

Propane House Explosion Seriously Burns Mother and Baby in Inola

A house explosion caused by a propane tank leak seriously injured a mother and her baby in Rogers County. Fire officials arrived at the scene on East 580 Road and South 4170 Road at about 11:00 AM on Saturday. The mother and her eight-month-old son were living in a guest house behind the main house […]

Duluth Man Dies in Apartment Fire

An apartment fire in Duluth’s East Hillside neighborhood killed one man early this morning. Firefighters arrived at the eight-unit apartment building at 631 East Third Street at about 2:30 AM. Tenants were rescuing an unconscious man from the unit where the fire began. The man was transported to the hospital where he later died. Fire […]

Explosion Near Hand Sanitizer Facility Injures One in Titusville, FL

One person suffered burn injuries in an explosion near a hand sanitizer facility in Titusville, FL on Thursday. The explosion happened around 12:00 PM at Ocean Potion at 1419 Chaffee Drive. The victim was transported to Orlando Regional Medical Center for treatment of burn injuries. Titusville Fire responded to the report of an explosion at […]

Two Women Seriously Injured in Silver Township House Explosion

A house explosion and fire in Silver Township seriously injured two women on Tuesday evening. The blast happened just before 10:00 PM at a home in Kettle River, MN located at 4080 Korhonen Road. A 72-year-old woman her 52-year-old female relative both sustained serious injuries in the explosion. The 52-year-old woman told authorities that the […]

Three People Seriously Burned in Two Florida Boat Explosions

Two separate boat explosions in Florida caused three people to suffer serious burn injuries over the weekend. Our fire and explosion legal team at Pritzker Hageman law firm have been successfully representing burn victims and their families for the past 40 years. We help our burn injury clients pursue maximum compensation and justice. Hernando County […]

Phoenix Barbecue Explosion Injures Five

A barbecue explosion at an apartment complex in Phoenix, AZ injured five people on Friday, June 19th. Fire crews responded to reports of an explosion just before 6:00 PM. When they arrived at the scene near 79th Avenue and McDowell Road, they found a smoking barbecue fire at the complex. Three adults and two children […]