Jackson, MS – Man Killed in Mobile Home Fire on Nichols BlvdMississippi Legal News
Jackson, MS (October 27, 2020) – One person was found dead following a mobile home fire in Jackson on Monday, October 25.
According to local sources, the site of the fire was located on Nichols Boulevard. Local firefighters were called to the site of the blaze at around 8 a.m. that morning. When officials arrived, the fire had already reportedly spread to 75% of the structure.
Responding firefighters were able to extinguish the fire. After the blaze was put out, officials found a body in the debris. The man was reportedly killed due to the fire.
The identity of the deceased party has not been revealed at this time. An ongoing investigation into the incident is underway.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Deadly House Fires in Mississippi
House fire victims are at risk of suffering from serious or even life-threatening injuries. Each year, fire departments across the country respond to an estimated 354,400 residential structure fires. These fires are responsible for more than 2,000 civilian deaths each year. Statistics show that the rate of home fire fatalities are on the rise, and thousands of people are injured annually in residential structure fires across the country.
When the negligence of another person results in the loss of a loved one, it is natural that surviving family members would want to seek justice. A Mississippi wrongful death lawsuit could give them the financial compensation needed to cover funeral expenses and burial costs, medical expenses, mental suffering, and other damages related to a deadly accident. Mississippi wrongful death claims involve many complicated laws, including strict statutes of limitations and rules regarding who can file, so it helps to have the help of a qualified legal team on your side.
When you have lost a loved one in an accident that should never have happened, you need to speak with a Mississippi fatal accident lawyer immediately to discuss your options for compensation. Germany Law Firm PLLC knows that no amount of money in the world can truly be enough to compensate for the loss of a loved one. If you have recently lost a family member in a sudden accident, call us today at (601) 487-0555 to see how we can help.
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