Biloxi, MS – Cody Waguespack Killed in Motorcycle Crash on Howard AveMississippi Legal News
Biloxi, MS (October 19, 2020) – A man was killed following a deadly motorcycle accident in the Biloxi area on Saturday night, October 17.
According to local reports, a motorcycle was traveling down the roadway when it was struck by a sport-utility vehicle. The site of the crash was reportedly located near the intersection of Howard Avenue and Caillavet Street. The rider of the motorcycle sustained fatal injuries in the crash.
The rider was later identified as 29-year-old Cody Waguespack. He was transported to a nearby medical facility where he was later pronounced dead. No updates on the condition of the SUV driver have been provided.
An ongoing investigation into the deadly accident is currently underway.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of Cody Waguespack at this time.
Deadly Motorcycle Accidents in Mississippi
Motorcycle accidents are an unfortunate reality for many Mississippi residents. Even the safest riders are still at risk of suffering life-threatening injuries in the event of a serious collision. According to data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, motorcyclists are nearly 27 times more likely to be killed in the event of a crash, and around 80% of motorcycle accidents result in death or injury.
When the negligence of another person results in the loss of a loved one, it is natural that surviving family members would want to seek justice. A Mississippi wrongful death lawsuit could give them the financial compensation needed to cover funeral expenses and burial costs, medical expenses, mental suffering, and other damages related to a deadly accident. Mississippi wrongful death claims involve many complicated laws, including strict statutes of limitations and rules regarding who can file, so it helps to have the help of a qualified legal team on your side.
When you have lost a loved one in an accident that should never have happened, you need to speak with a Mississippi motorcycle accident lawyer immediately to discuss your options for compensation. Germany Law Firm PLLC knows that no amount of money in the world can truly be enough to compensate for the loss of a loved one. If you have recently lost a family member in a sudden crash, call us today at (601) 487-0555 to see how we can help.
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Disclaimer: At Germany Law Firm, PLLC, we provide the information found in these accident reports as a resource for families who have been in similar situations and to raise awareness about the dangers of driving. We would also like to honor the victims who have been injured or lost their life as a result of a Mississippi accident and hope that the information reported will help prevent future accidents. The photographs depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.