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San Francisco, CA – One Injured in Fire Incident on 16th St

6.29 San Francisco, CA – One Injured in Fire Incident on 16th St

San Francisco, CA (June 29, 2020) – A fire incident reported in San Francisco left one person seriously injured. At approximately 5 p.m., on June 28, the San Francisco Fire Department responded to the scene of a fire incident on 16th Street.

Reports from authorities show that a fire broke out along 16th Street near Pond Street for unknown reasons. An adult victim suffered serious burn injuries in the accidents. Several bystanders attempted to help the victim put out the flames before crews arrived. The victim was rushed to a local hospital for treatment immediately following the incident. At this time, the cause of the fire remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with the victim injured in this incident. We hope for their full recovery.

Fire Incidents in California

Fires in California leave thousands of people injured each year. Many victims suffer debilitating burn injuries that require extensive medical treatment and result in overwhelming pain. Although fires can happen for any reason, they are most commonly caused by defective appliances and faulty wiring. When victims are injured in fire incidents, it is crucial that they seek legal assistance from a knowledgeable burn injury attorney in California as soon as possible.

William E. Weiss, attorney at law, has over three decades of experience representing victims throughout northern California after being harmed in fire incidents. California personal injury attorney Weiss provides competent, trusted, and responsive legal representation to help victims collect the maximum amount of compensation available to cover medical treatment, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more. If you were injured in a fire, contact California accident lawyer Weiss directly by calling (415) 235-7060 to explore legal options available for you.

Notes:  Our firm uses outside sources when creating these posts.  These sources include but are not limited to various news sources, police reports, traffic incident reports, and first-hand accounts about accidents and the injuries involved.  For this reason, the details surrounding the accidents that we report about have not been independently verified by our writers and staff.  If there is any incorrect or false information in this post, please contact us immediately and will change the post to reflect the most accurate information available. 

Disclaimers:  As valued members of our local community in San Francisco, we at William E. Weiss, are making an effort to improve the overall safety of our community members while informing them about the dangers of driving and reminding drivers to drive safely and use precautions. This post is not a solicitation for business.  The safety information provided should not be misconstrued as legal or medical advice. The photographs used in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.

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