Sapulpa, OK (August 18, 2019) – According to authorities, a fire broke out at a home in the town of Sapulpa in the early morning hours of Saturday, August 17th. The fire, which occurred at a home located in the vicinity of Dewey and Main Street, tragically resulted in the death of one individual.
Emergency responders arrived at the scene to battle the blaze and attend to any injured parties. At this time, one death was reported but no information was released regarding any other victims.
Investigators are currently working to determine the cause of the fire. Neither the identity of the victim nor any other information has been provided.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the victim at this time.
Wrongful Death in Oklahoma
As nearly 80 people sadly perished in Oklahoma fires in 2016, it is important to know what may be classified as wrongful death in Oklahoma. The loss of a loved one is often among the most tragic and devastating occurrences that a person can endure, and when your suffering is caused by the negligent, criminal, or blatantly reckless actions of another party, you may have significant rights to follow.
At McIntyre Law, our devoted Oklahoma accident attorneys understand that the moments after the sudden loss of a family member is no time for further anxiety. We are proud of our over eight decades of combined experience fighting for the rights of victims and their families. If you have lost a loved one due to a circumstance of wrongful death in Oklahoma, please don’t hesitate to call (405) 917-5250 or leave us a message to speak with experienced representation today.
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Disclaimer: At McIntyre Law, P.C., we are active members in our local communities and in those across Oklahoma. While we hope the pain and suffering experienced in these accidents never happen to anyone, these kinds of events are all too common across our state. Our goal is that these posts will raise awareness and prevent future accidents from occurring. The information included within should not be misconstrued as legal advice and you should always consult with a trained legal professional about the specifics of your situation before taking any action.