Missouri product liability lawyers that handle car accident lawsuits know a vehicle fire is the worst case scenario following a car wreck. Most vehicles are designed with safety mechanisms to prevent fires after impact. However, some vehicles demonstrate a high tendency to explode or catch fire after hit or roll over. Many times, a fire is a byproduct of a defective gas tank that leaks after impact.
In vehicle explosions and fires, people often suffer very serious burn injuries to their body. For those who are trapped inside a wrecked vehicle, death is often the gruesome result. Vehicles are not supposed to explode or catch on fire when they are involved in a car crash.
If you or a loved one have have been involved in a vehicle crash and it subsequently exploded or caught on fire, please contact us to investigate your case.