HESPERIA, CALIFORNIA (December 24, 2016) – A house fire claimed the lives of two people on Saturday in a house on Redwood Avenue, according to a local coroner’s report. (map)
The accident happened around 2:58 am in a home on Redwood Avenue. Authorities responded to reports of a house on fire, and found a home on Redwood Avenue almost completely engulfed in flames. Firefighters entered the residence and found 73 year old Lazaro Palomo Hernandez and 74 year old Guadalupe Palomo unresponsive.
Both Guadalupe Palomo and Lazaro Palomo Hernandez were rushed to Desert Valley Hospital, and were pronounced dead at the scene as a result of their injuries. The investigation is ongoing to determine what started the fire, and the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department Arson detectives are heading up the investigation.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort this man and woman’s family and friends as they cope with such an incredible loss,” said an attorney from Lexton Law Firm “The thoughts and prayers of our staff are with them, as they try to piece together what happened.”
Losing a loved one is an extremely difficult time for any family member or friend affected by a tragedy. If you have lost a loved one due to someone’s negligence, you may have the right to a wrongful death claim against the responsible party. Serving Hesperia, San Bernardino, Los Angeles, and throughout California, Lexton Law Firm strongly encourages anyone who may find themselves in this situation to give us a call today at (877) 541-2111. We will fight hard to obtain the care you deserve and just compensation that you and your family are entitled.