San Antonio, TX (January 25, 2022) – Authorities were requested at the scene of a fire incident at the Highland Hills Elementary school on Monday that left one person injured.

Reports from authorities show that a child was at the school, located at 734 Glamis Avenue, when they were burned by an electrical outlet.

The elementary-aged student was transported to a local hospital where they underwent emergency medical care.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with the child who was injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.

Fire Incidents in Texas

Fire incidents take place in Texas and across the United States at an alarming rate. Not only do these incidents cause significant damages and material loss, but they can result in severe injuries to those involved as well. In many instances, fires are caused by defective appliances, faulty electrical wiring, and even acts of negligence. Regrettably, the impacts of being harmed in a fire are far-reaching.

For this reason, victims who are injured are able to pursue legal action to recover compensation for various damages they face moving forward. A skilled legal team can review the circumstances surrounding your fire incident and help you recover compensation for:

  • Lost earnings
  • Property damages
  • Permanent scarring and disfigurement
  • Medical expenses, both immediate and long-term
  • Pain and suffering
  • Lost benefits
  • And more

Meeting with a San Antonio premises liability accident lawyer at your earliest convenience can help to ensure you are in the best position possible to pursue legal actions against negligent parties.

San Antonio Personal Injury Lawyers

Around five decades ago, Bernie Packard of Packard Law Firm began practicing law to protect victims throughout Southeast Texas who have been harmed in accidents. As a “people’s lawyer,” Bernie helped countless people protect their legal rights. Today, Dan Packard is committed to carrying on his father’s legacy by providing accident victims with responsive and trusted representation.

Our San Antonio personal injury lawyers provide each client with individualized representation that is specifically tailored to reflect their needs and best interests. We work to provide each client careful attention and consideration, regardless of whether they have a small or a large case. Our team will not only fight to protect your legal rights, but we will advocate on your behalf to ensure your best interests are represented throughout the entire legal process.

Not only are we committed to providing each of our clients with the representation they can trust, but we provide each person we work with the dignity and compassion they deserve. If you have been injured in a car accident, due to the negligence of another driver, contact our personal injury lawyers in Texas as soon as possible. By calling our team at (210) 340-8877, we can schedule a free case review at your earliest convenience to discuss your accident and the legal options available to help you get justice.

NoteOutside sources were used in the creation of these news posts. These sources can include local news reports, local police accident reports, Texas Highway Patrol accident reports, social media platforms, and at times, eyewitness accounts about accidents that are reported. We have not independently verified all of the facts surrounding this accident so if you find any information that is not correct, please let us know right away so that we can correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available. The post can be removed by request. 

Disclaimer: We hope our readers will be reminded to slow down and use an abundance of caution when operating a motor vehicle to avoid being injured in a serious accident. This is not a solicitation for business. The information provided in this post does not constitute legal or medical advice. The photograph in this post was not taken at the accident scene.