Princeville, HI – One Injured in Condominium Fire on Pepelani Lp
June 8, 2022
Princeville, HI (June 08, 2022) – On Tuesday, June 7th, firefighters were dispatched to reports of a fire at a condominium in Princeville.
Reports show that, at about 9:45 a.m., a fire was reported at a unit in the Club Wyndham Bali Hai Villas on Pepelani Loop.
After entering the unit on the second floor of the building, fire crews discovered heavy smoke emanating from the kitchen. In order to access the fire, the Kauai Fire Department had to use hand tools to break through the wall.
Hot spots were located behind a wall socket and the stove and wall socket. Once the electricity was shut off, firefighters were able to douse the flames.
A woman was hospitalized in unknown condition for smoke inhalation.
Damages to the unit and its contents are estimated at $110,000.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Residential Fires in Hawaii
If you have experienced a significant burn injury, it’s possible that a negligent party is at fault for your accident. Many residential fires are the result of a landlord’s inattention or failure to maintain their property. Burn injuries caused by explosions often have their roots in industrial or car accidents. In these and many other scenarios, you might be able to hold a person or organization liable for your injuries.
Some common causes of burn injuries include:
- 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
Our Hawaii burn injury lawyers can help you collect compensation by providing experienced legal representation for serious burn injury cases.
The personal injury lawyers at Leavitt, Yamane & Soldner have decades of experience assisting families in getting the compensation and justice they deserve for a serious injury.
In many situations, people suffer from devastating accidents caused by the negligence of property owners, product manufacturers, landlords, building managers, and contractors. When someone is injured in a fire-related accident due to another person’s carelessness, they could be eligible to file a claim against the person responsible.
We are committed to helping our clients recover both physically and economically in the fastest and easiest way possible. If you were badly burned in an accident caused by the negligent actions of another, contact our Hawaii fire injury lawyers today by calling (808) 537-2525.
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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.
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