Houston, TX – Bodies of Woman, Dog Recovered After House Fire on E. 2nd St Near Center St

Nov 30, 2021 | Houston, TX Traffic Accidents

Houston, TX (November 29, 2021) – A woman and her dog died during a house fire in the neighborhood of Deer Park on Monday, November 29th.

At about 12:40 a.m., fire crews were dispatched to reports of a house fire on East 2nd Street near Center Street.

The home is a duplex. Officials said the fire appears to have started in the unit on the left.

Firefighters arrived at the home and found very heavy smoke and flames.

Once they were able to access the inside of the home, they found the body of a 41-year-old female victim and her dachshund. Firefighters brought them outside, but they were already dead.

As for the cause of the fire, the Deer Park Fire Marshal’s Office is investigating.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.

Fatal House Fires in Texas

Houston, TX - Bodies of Woman, Dog Recovered After House Fire on E. 2nd St Near Center St

Every year, several thousand victims sustain severe injuries caused by residential fires. Most of these victims will have no choice but to withstand long hospitalizations, multiple surgeries, extensive medical treatments, and will be physically unable to return to work until their injuries are completely healed. 

These circumstances will probably pose very serious financial hardships for victims and their families. Injuries that are frequently caused by residential fires include varying degrees of epidermal burns, sometimes resulting in permanent nerve damage or disfigurement, and respiratory problems associated with smoke inhalation.

Houston Personal Injury Lawyers

If you or a family member sustained an injury during a residential fire in Texas, then a personal injury attorney will be able to identify the most efficient techniques for helping you receive financial compensation for losses like funeral and burial expenses, medical costs, loss of income, and many other damages.

The Houston personal injury attorneys at Williams Hart & Boundas have been advising injured victims on what they need to receive compensation following a serious fire incident. 

If you would like a free evaluation of your personal injury claim, contact a Texas burn injury lawyer at (512) 968-0051 to schedule your free case evaluation today.  

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