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Written by: The Benton Law Firm Last Updated : December 11, 2019

Pharr, TX – Jose Luis Chavez Jr Killed & 1 Injured in Fire on N Tierra Dr

Pharr, TX (December 10, 2019) – A major house fire on North Tierra Drive claimed one victim’s life and left a second victim with serious injuries.

On Saturday, December 7, at approximately 7 a.m., authorities rushed to the scene of a house fire in the 800 block of North Tierra Drive.

According to reports, a fire broke out on the second floor of the home. Two victims, including a 35-year-old male and a female victim, were trapped inside the house.

The male victim who was identified as Jose Luis Chavez, Jr. was declared deceased at the scene.

The victim’s sister, who was also trapped inside the house, jumped out of the second-story window. She incurred serious injuries to her spine and was rushed to a hospital in San Antonio.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with the injured victim and her family at this time.

We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Jose Luis Chavez, Jr.  Our thoughts are with them at this time.

Fatal House Fires in Texas

Pharr, TX – Jose Luis Chavez Jr Killed & One Injured in Fire on N Tierra DrEvery year, countless people lose their lives in house fires across the United States. Sadly, these incidents are often the result of negligence, defective wiring, or malfunctioning appliances. When victims lose their lives in these devastating incidents, their families should contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas at their earliest convenience.

For over two decades, The Benton Law Firm has fought diligently to help grieving families recover from the tragic loss of a loved one. Our aggressive and knowledgeable burn injury attorneys in Texas strive to help grieving families collect the maximum amount of compensation available to cover funeral services, pain and suffering, and various other damages incurred from the sudden and tragic loss of a loved one. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to schedule a free case evaluation to see how we can help you.

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