Bayonne, NJ – One Killed in House Fire on 16th St
Bayonne, NJ (June 2, 2020) – A woman was killed after being caught in a house fire in Bayonne on Saturday night, May 16th. Firefighters were dispatched to the scene of the blaze at a home located on 16th Street. At this time, the cause of the blaze is unknown.
Initial reports revealed that the blaze spread from the first to the second level of the home. There were two people trapped inside the house when emergency responders arrived. Only one was able to escape.
An ongoing investigation into the crash is currently in progress.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Deadly New Jersey House Fires
Each year, there are an estimated 354,400 house fires across the country. These blazes result in nearly 2,620 civilian deaths annually. More than 11,000 people are injured in residential fires nationwide.
When the death of a loved one is the result of another person’s negligence or carelessness, it can be truly devastating. Surviving family members are likely to deal with feelings of frustration and helplessness, in addition to their profound sense of loss. It’s only natural that they’d want to bring those responsible for your loved one’s death to justice.
At Brady, Brady, & Reilly, LLC, our primary focus is on helping families recover maximum compensation for their losses associated with a fatal car crash. Even in the most complex cases, our knowledge of the law and our tenacity have provided our clients with favorable outcomes. If you’ve lost a loved one in a sudden crash, contact our offices at (201) 997- 0030 to discuss your case with a New Jersey wrongful death attorney.
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Disclaimer: Our intent in these posts is to bring attention to the dangers members in our community face and to encourage caution. Accidents do happen and we hope these posts help those affected. However, this information should not be misconstrued as legal or medical advice, and we urge you to contact a trained legal professional for more information regarding your specific situation.