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Arson suspected in dumpster fire

EL CAJON, CA – Officials received reports of an individual starting a fire in a dumpster behind an IHOP in El Cajon, reported California Highway Patrol. 

A report came in of an individual seeing someone starting a dumpster on fire. The person who saw the fire noticed it had spread to the IHOP restaurant behind it.

The San Diego Fire Department was dispatched to the scene and the fire was still burning when they got there. The fire is under investigation and if the individual who started the fire is discovered, the authorities will charge them with arson.

This is an ongoing investigation and more information will be reported as it is made available.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

Wildfires continue to devastate region

SAN DIEGO, CA – Over 40 fires have been reported since Monday in numerous areas south of San Diego.

Fires have been raging near the border of California and Mexico, particularly in Baja California.

Fire crews in California train with the crews in Mexico during the off season. To ensure resources are available to both fire crews, they share resources and are ready to help each other if there is a need.

There have been injuries reported from the fires, including individuals who were burned from a gas tank explosion. Numerous acres have burned and there is no indication when the fires will be out.

The fires have and will continue to affect traffic in the region.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

Multiple people hospitalized after Oceanside house fire

OCEANSIDE, CA – Multiple people were injured in a house fire yesterday morning in Oceanside, OsideNews reports.

The fire broke out around 11:30 a.m. at 547 Boysenberry Way at a single-family home.

When fire officials arrived at the scene, “heavy smoke and flames” were already engulfing the house.

Several residents of the home were sent to the hospital for the treatment of burn injuries and smoke inhalation.

The blaze was contained just after 12 p.m. and involved multiple fire units.

There is no information at this time regarding the identity of the victims or the cause of the fire, and the accident remains under investigation.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

Man trapped in vacant spa receives serious burns

SAN DIEGO, CA – A man trapped in an empty spa in the University Heights area received severe burns on Monday, according to a report by Fox 5 San Diego.

Authorities received a report of the fire at Anna Spa, located at El Cajon Boulevard, just after 6 a.m.

According to a fire department spokesperson, the unidentified victim had been seen trying to escape the spa through a barred front window.

The victim was rescued by firefighters who used a saw to cut through the bars on the windows and then taken to the hospital for severe burn injuries. There are no details on his status at present.

Details are not available at this time on why the victim was inside the vacant business. Officials speculated he may have been a neighbor who was trying to extinguish the fire.

The fire was put out within fifteen minutes and caused around $7000 total damage.

Officials are still investigating the cause of the fire.

Long Beach, CA- 3 People Injured In An Apartment Fire

3 people were injured in an apartment fire in Long Beach, CA on Monday morning, March 9, 2020. The fire erupted in the apartment at about 3:30 am inside a building located on Pine Avenue. A fire reportedly broke out inside a unit on the 1100 block of the roadway.

If you or someone you care about was seriously hurt in an accident, you know how challenging it is to cope with the aftermath. You do not need to go through this on your own. The San Diego personal injury lawyers with the Jurewitz Law Group can help you fight for the financial compensation you need to get the best medical treatment available for your injury. Contact us at (619) 349-1682 for a free consultation.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

Encinitas, CA- Man Killed And Deputy Injured In A House Fire

A man was killed and a deputy was injured in a house fire that erupted in Encinitas, CA on Friday, January 3, 2020. The deputy who attempted to save the life of the said man sustained a non-life threatening injury as a result of the incident. A structure fire erupted on 470 Arroyo Drive. A man was trapped on the second floor on the 2-storey home when the fire erupted inside the home. The deputy suffered from smoke inhalation after he tried to save the said man’s life when the fire erupted inside the home.

If you or someone you care about was seriously hurt in an accident, you know how challenging it is to cope with the aftermath. You do not need to go through this on your own. The San Diego personal injury lawyers with the Jurewitz Law Group can help you fight for the financial compensation you need to get the best medical treatment available for your injury. Contact us at (619) 349-1682 for a free consultation.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

Julian, CA- 3 Cal Fire San Diego Fire Fighters Injured While Dousing A Blaze At A Home

2 Cal Fire San Diego fire fighters were injured while dousing a blaze at a home in a rural area southwest of Julian, CA on Monday evening, November 18, 2019. The fire was reported to authorities a few minutes before 8:40 pm on Monday evening, November 18, 2019, to had erupted at a home on Pine Ridge Avenue in the unincorporated Pine Hills community.

If you or someone you care about was seriously hurt in an accident, you know how challenging it is to cope with the aftermath. You do not need to go through this on your own. The San Diego personal injury lawyers with the Jurewitz Law Group can help you fight for the financial compensation you need to get the best medical treatment available for your injury. Contact us at 619-717-8607 for a free consultation.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

San Diego- 1 Person Treated For Smoke Inhalation On Scene After Fire Broke Out In An Apartment Unit

1 person was treated for smoke inhalation on scene after a fire broke out in an apartment unit in a two-storey condominium complex in San Diego’s Pacific Beach neighborhood early Thursday morning, November 14, 2019. The fire was reported to rescuers a few minutes before 4:30 am to had happened on the 1500 block of Diamond Street, west of Ingraham Street.

If you or someone you care about was seriously hurt in an accident, you know how challenging it is to cope with the aftermath. You do not need to go through this on your own. The San Diego personal injury lawyers with the Jurewitz Law Group can help you fight for the financial compensation you need to get the best medical treatment available for your injury. Contact us at 619-717-8607 for a free consultation.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

San Diego- 1 Resident Injured In An Apartment Fire

1 resident was injured in an apartment fire in San Diego on Monday afternoon, October 14, 2019. A fire of an unknown origin reportedly erupted at a second floor apartment in the Valencia Park neighborhood in San Diego. The fire erupted in a back bedroom in the two-storey residential building on the 5300 block of Santa Margarita Street at approximately 1:40 pm. Crews were able to contain the fire within the said bedroom, and had the blaze under control within approximately 15 minutes. The resident injured in the blaze sustained minor burns.

If you or someone you care about was seriously hurt in an accident, you know how challenging it is to cope with the aftermath. You do not need to go through this on your own. The San Diego personal injury lawyers with the Jurewitz Law Group can help you fight for the financial compensation you need to get the best medical treatment available for your injury. Contact us at 619-717-8607 for a free consultation.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

San Diego- Man And 2 Women Dead; Family’s Three Other Children Injured In A House Fire

A man and 2 women are dead and a family’s three other children were injured in a house fore in San Diego that erupted early Sunday morning, October 13, 2019. The fire erupted in a home in San Diego’s Logan Heights neighborhood. The fire erupted in the house a few minutes before 4:30 am for unknown reasons, 4 blocks west of State Route 15, on the 3100 block of Clay Avenue. The man died at the scene of the blaze. A woman died of the injuries she sustained from the fire at a hospital after she was taken there. On Tuesday, a third resident of the house caught on fire, a 21-year old woman, died of the injuries she sustained from the fire in a hospital. The 3 other children of the man and the first woman who died were also injured due to the house fire. Responding firefighters found the house of the family engulfed in flames, and the residents trapped inside the house, while the house was engulfed in flames.

If you or someone you care about was seriously hurt in an accident, you know how challenging it is to cope with the aftermath. You do not need to go through this on your own. The San Diego personal injury lawyers with the Jurewitz Law Group can help you fight for the financial compensation you need to get the best medical treatment available for your injury. Contact us at 619-717-8607 for a free consultation.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

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