Daytona Beach, FL (August 22, 2021) – On Sunday, August 22, a woman was killed in a fatal house fire in Daytona Beach.

According to police, the accident happened on Cannon Street. Fire crews initially received a call about a domestic disturbance but, when they arrived at the home, they found flames erupting from the home. Fire crews worked to put out the fire as police took one person into custody.

Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were called to the scene. A grandmother was found inside the home later identified as Viola Miller. She was pronounced dead at the scene as a result of serious injuries. One animal was pulled out of the home but its condition is not yet known.

The area was blocked for an extended period of time as crews worked the scene.

No further details have been released but the investigation continues.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.

Fatal Fires in Florida 

8/22 Daytona Beach, FL – Woman Killed in Fatal House Fire on Cannon St Fires occur in the blink of an eye throughout the state of Florida. These incidents happen in both residential and commercial areas each year. Fires break out due to many different reasons, many of which are the negligence of others. Hundreds of lives are lost and thousands more receive injuries every single year in these horrific incidents. Some of the most life-altering injuries that result from fires include smoke inhalation and burn injuries, both of which are capable of taking the lives of those who suffer from these injuries. It is never easy to face the loss of a loved one but this is the reality that far too many families face every single year. If you have lost someone closest to you in an accident, you should always have the help of a legal advocate on your side.

Losing somebody you love in a fatal fire can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life. You will likely have questions that you may not be able to answer on your own at this time. For instance, what deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to moving forward with a claim? What evidence do you need to prove that another party is at fault for your accident? What should you say when you speak with the insurance company for the first time? These are questions that you can answer when you speak with a dedicated Florida wrongful death attorney. See our proven track record of success representing those who have lost loved ones in accidents at

At Chad J. Robinson, PLLC, we have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those who have lost loved ones in fatal fires over the years. We understand how overwhelming a fire can be and the impact it can have on your life when you lose a loved one. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation to cover aspects such as medical bills, funeral costs, pain and suffering, and so much more. If you have lost a loved one in a fire, we are here for you. Please contact an accident attorney in Daytona Beach at (786) 519-2423 to find out how we can help you.

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