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Children can be seriously burned even if liquids are not at boiling temperature.

Child Severely Burned During School Lunch Accident

According to a KSAT news report, a child was severely burned at school after spilled soup landed on his foot last year.

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A person can be severely injured by inhaling smoke or toxic chemicals.

Woman Hospitalized for Smoke Inhalation After Home Fire Rescue

According to a KSAT News report, a Northwest Side house fire led to at least one woman being hospitalized for smoke inhalation Wednesday morning.

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Most home fires start in the kitchen — learn how to protect yourself.

Woman Rescued by Firefighters Severely Burned in North-Side Apartment Fire

According to a KSAT News report, a woman was rescued from a burning apartment after a North Side complex went up in flames this week.

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Burns are some of the most painful and debilitating injuries a person can experience.

Car Explodes in Garage, Destroying Home and Burning Woman on the Northwest Side

According to a KSAT News report, a vehicle struck a water heater in a garage, causing an explosion that burned down the home and severely injured a woman yesterday evening.

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House fires can start because of defective products.

Three Dead, 3 Severely Injured After Housefire in San Antonio

According to a report by San Antonio Express-News, three people are dead, and three more were hospitalized following a devastating house fire in San Antonio over the weekend.

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Apartment fires can have serious consequences.

Residents of 15 Units Displaced, Two Injured in Apartment Fire

The Icon apartments were set ablaze at around 3 a.m. on Thursday, June 22, 2023, in what appears to be a lightning-ignited blaze, according to a San Antonio Express-News report.

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Burn injuries can lead to permanent disability.

Woman Sets Fire to Apartment Then Assaults Officer

A 53-year-old woman was arrested and charged with a first-degree felony after setting fire to her apartment and assaulting an officer, according to San Antonio Express-News. For reasons unknown, the woman set fire to a pillowcase in her Forest Oak Apartment, leaving it in the middle of her floor after pouring juice on the flames. She reported the fire to maintenance employees and then walked down the street, where she was stopped by an officer, whom she punched before being arrested. She has been charged with three counts of arson of a habitation since the fire spread to two other apartments. No injuries were reported as a result of the crime.

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The most common place for a burn injury at home

(February 15, 2023) A four-year-old girl was found dead after being trapped in a trailer that erupted into flames on Sunday, February 12, 2023, on the southwest side of Bexar County. The flames also severely burned two residents of the trailer home, as well as a firefighter and sheriff’s deputy, and two other deputies needed to be treated for smoke inhalation after rescue attempts. This tragedy is currently under investigation by the sheriff’s and fire marshal’s offices, and the identity of the young girl has not been released at this time.

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Auto accidents can result in serious burns.

(January 4, 2022) New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day are by far the worst time of the year for major auto accidents, usually because of drunk driving. This year was no exception. San Antonio Express-News reported an accident on New Year’s Day that resulted in at least two people burning to death after their crashed automobile erupted into flames. The vehicle reportedly swerved across three lanes on I-35 before crashing into a concrete on-ramp pillar and catching fire at 4:30 a.m. on the Northeast side of San Antonio. Burn injuries from auto accidents can be extremely painful and debilitating for their victims and are almost always the result of another party’s negligent actions. Let’s take a look at some ways auto accident victims are burned and the legal recourse available to them.

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