Lake Forest Condominium Fire Caused By Natural Gas Leak Leaves One Person Injured Near Fern Glen
LAKE FOREST, CALIFORNIA (August 27, 2019) – A natural gas leak is being blamed for a condominium fire that left one person injured by the 2600 block of Fern Glen.
The fire caused smoke to billow into the air. Firefighters came across one person who sustained third degree burns and had to be taken to the hospital.
A broken pipe inside the garage is what is believed to have been the source of the fire. The gas company arrived and turned of the gas.
An investigation remains ongoing.
Liability In Condominium Fires
Property owners have a legal responsibility to maintain their premises in a reasonably safe condition. According to California Civil Code 1714, “Everyone is responsible, not only for the result of his or her willful acts, but also for an injury occasioned to another by his or her want of ordinary care or skill in the management of his or her property or person, except so far as the latter has, willfully or by want of ordinary care, brought the injury upon himself or herself.” Any person that is injured in a condominium fire may have legal recourse through a bodily injury claim.
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