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Gas-Fired Hot Water Heater Explodes and Burns Woman to Death

Case Conclusion Date: 03.31.2011

Practice Area: Wrongful death

Outcome: Substantial confidential settlement

Description: A disabled widow suffered 40% total surface area body burns when a hot water heater conflagration trapped her in a utility room. She lived for six months and then died. Case was filed against a natural gas company.

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