Palm Harbor, FL (November 22, 2021) – An apartment fire in Palm Harbor left one person dead on Saturday afternoon, November 20. At 2:15 p.m., the deadly blaze was reported at the Lakeview at Palm Harbor located at the 3994 block of Stone Hollow Court.
Firefighters and deputies from the sheriff’s department were called to the scene. One person was found inside the structure. That victim was later pronounced dead.
The identity of the deceased party has not been revealed at this time. At this time, the cause of the fire has not yet been reported. No further information has been revealed at this time.
An ongoing investigation into the fire is being managed by local law enforcement officials.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Apartment Fires in Florida
Every year in the United States, approximately 2,000 civilians are killed and more than 11,000 are injured in residential fires. In the United States, residential fires are responsible for 72.2% of civilian fire-related deaths. Over 350,000 residential building fires are received annually by fire departments across the country. These fires cause billions of dollars in damage on top of it all.
When a loved one dies as a result of someone else’s negligence or carelessness, it can be tragic. The victim’s family is sometimes faced with unanticipated bills and other damages. When a loved one loses their life in an unexpected accident, surviving family members are typically left feeling frustrated and helpless, in addition to their tremendous sense of loss. This is only intensified by a worsening financial position. Surviving family members are only reasonable in wanting to hold those responsible for your loved one’s death accountable by filing a wrongful death claim with the help of a personal injury attorney in Palm Harbor.
Palm Harbor Wrongful Death Attorneys
Our main goal at Rebein Law is to assist families in obtaining maximum compensation for their losses resulting from a fatal apartment fire. Our track record shows that we know how to get results for our clients. In the event of a fatal vehicle accident, our understanding of the law and perseverance have provided our clients with good outcomes. Our car crash lawyers in Palm Harbor have successfully helped thousands of clients seek compensation after the loss of a loved one. Wrongful death claims are some of the most difficult to handle, therefore having skilled legal counsel on your side can help.
If you have lost a loved one in an accident, call Attorney Paul Rebein at 813-305-7285 to speak with a Palm Harbor wrongful death lawyer about your case.
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