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Salt Lake City, UT (March 26, 2022) – At least one person was injured during a structure fire in Salt Lake City on Saturday, March 26th. 

Local fire crews were dispatched to the scene at the intersection of 900 West and 1900 South at about 9:55 a.m. 

Upon their arrival, they found at least one injured victim who required medical attention. They were transported to an area hospital. 

Crews were able to extinguish the fire and prevent it from spreading to nearby buildings. Investigators are still working to determine the cause.

Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

Fire-Related Injuries in Utah

Several thousand victims sustain injuries caused by structure fires each year. Many people who endure these injuries will have no choice but to endure multiple expensive medical treatments. In addition, until they have fully healed, they will be unable to work. Both of these hurdles can negatively impact their lives and their families’ lives as well. 

Along with burn injuries, those who survive structure fires are also susceptible to respiratory issues caused by smoke inhalation, along with lacerations, contusions, and broken bones, all sustained while attempting to flee the smoke and flames.

Fires happen for many reasons. Salt Lake City and its neighboring communities are known for their heavy fire season that usually begins mid-summer. Sadly, fires are not just a force of nature. Far too often, they are caused by negligent or malicious people.

Salt Lake City Structure Fire Attorneys

When victims are injured in accidents involving fire, it is crucial that they seek legal guidance from a skilled and knowledgeable burn injury attorney in Salt Lake City as soon as possible. When victims are harmed in fires, through no fault of their own, they are often able to obtain compensation from wrongdoers to alleviate the financial costs they face for medical treatment, lost wages, property repairs, and a variety of other economic and non-economic damages.

At Jardine Law Offices P. C., our Salt Lake City personal injury lawyers aggressively fight to ensure our clients get the justice they rightfully deserve. Our skilled and knowledgeable attorneys review the circumstances surrounding each of our client’s cases to determine the most appropriate course of action. We put together solid legal claims that we leverage against defendants while demanding full and fair compensation for victims. 

Our team pays keen attention to detail and we strive to do everything in our power to get our clients the maximum amount of compensation available for their claims so they can move forward in the best position possible to reach their goals in recovery. If you have been injured in a car accident as a result of another person’s actions, contact our Utah personal injury attorneys at (801) 350-3506 to schedule a free case evaluation to see how we can help you.

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