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Honolulu, HI – Building Fire on Kaumaka Pl in Hawaii Kai Causes Injuries

January 9, 2023

Honolulu, HI (January 9, 2023) – Firefighters in Honolulu were sent to the scene of a two-alarm building fire on the afternoon of Friday, January 6. Just after 1:00 p.m., the fire broke out on Kaumaka Place. 

A witness who lives nearby stated the owner of the house was taking a shower when the fire first began and the house went up in flames in under 30 seconds. According to reports, two people reside in the home,  however, their names have not been reported at this time. 

Fire crews and paramedics worked at the scene in order to assist those involved. At this time, the extent of any injuries suffered in the blaze has not been reported. 

Our thoughts are with everyone involved in hopes of a full recovery. 

Hawaii House Fires

Ponderosa, AZ - Three Hospitalized After 17-Vehicle Accident on I-40 at milepost 175If you sustained a serious burn injury, it is possible that a negligent person is to blame. A large percentage of house and apartment fires are due to a property owner’s or landlord’s failure to maintain their property or a negligent attitude regarding their resident’s safety. 

Burn injuries resulting from explosions are not uncommon in motor vehicle or industrial accidents. In these and numerous other types of accidents, you may be able to hold an individual, entity, or both accountable for your injuries.

Burn injuries are frequently caused by incidents such as:

  • Gas explosions
  • Defective electrical equipment
  • Car accidents
  • Flammable textiles
  • Battery acid
  • Faulty home appliances
  • Defective carbon monoxide and smoke detectors
  • Improper handling of scalding liquids
  • Bleach and ammonia products

A lot of situations can result in victims sustaining life-altering injuries stemming from the blatant negligence of landlords, contractors, property owners, building managers, and product manufacturers. When someone is seriously injured in a residential fire incident that was caused by another’s negligence, they are usually eligible to bring a personal injury claim against the person liable.

The personal injury attorneys at Leavitt, Yamane & Soldner have decades of experience assisting families in getting the economic recovery they are entitled to and the justice they deserve for a serious fire-related injury.

We are focused on helping our clients recover both financially and physically in the quickest and smoothest way possible. If you were injured in a fire caused by the negligent actions of another person, contact our Hawaii house fire lawyers today by calling (808) 537-2525. 

Notes: Our team of writers uses secondary sources such as news reports, and local and state police incident reports to create these posts. We have not independently verified all of the facts surrounding this particular accident so if there is any information that is incorrect, please contact Leavitt, Yamane & Soldner right away so that we can update the post right away to reflect the most accurate information available. 

Disclaimer: This post is not a solicitation for business. The photo used in this post was not taken at the actual accident scene. None of the information in this post is intended to be legal advice or medical advice. If you are injured in an accident, seek medical assistance immediately. 

Notes: Our team of writers uses secondary sources such as news reports, and local and state police incident reports to create these posts. We have not independently verified all of the facts surrounding this particular accident so if there is any information that is incorrect, please contact Leavitt, Yamane & Soldner right away so that we can update the post right away to reflect the most accurate information available. 

Disclaimer: This post is not a solicitation for business. The photo used in this post was not taken at the actual accident scene. None of the information in this post is intended to be legal advice or medical advice. If you are injured in an accident, seek medical assistance immediately. 

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