Colombo Law recently settled a natural gas explosion case where a man in Weston, Lewis County, West Virginia was severely burned in a natural gas explosion and fire. The client suffered burns internally to his lungs which caused significant breathing problems. He also burned his hands, face, and back which required skin grafting. The gentleman was treated at United Hospital Center in Bridgeport, Harrison County, WV as well as the West Penn Burn Center in Pittsburgh. He worked for a natural gas service company and has sustained permanent injuries from these burns. The case was settled for $3,000,000. Because the terms of the settlement are confidential no further information is permitted to be released.
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