Biloxi, MS (June 3, 2022) - A cyclist was killed after being struck by a train in Biloxi on Wednesday evening, June 1. The deadly crash was reported on Seal Avenue at around 7:25 p.m.
The victim was traveling by bike on the south side of the road when they are hit by an oncoming train. Emergency responders were called to the scene to provide aid to the injured party. The rider was transported to the University of South Alabama Medical Center where he later succumbed to his injuries.
The deceased party was later identified as 47-year-old Kevin Mosley of Biloxi. No further updates have been revealed at this time.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the deadly bicycle accident is in progress.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of Kevin Mosley at this time.
Fatal Bicycle Crashes in Mississippi
Pedestrian safety is making improvements in Mississippi, but bicycle safety has remained relatively unchanged. The number of pedestrians and joggers killed in motor vehicle accidents has dropped from 72 in 2005 to 53 in 2014, up from a ten-year low of 47. In 2014, bicyclists were involved in six fatal collisions, down from a peak of ten in 2013 and up from a low of three in 2012.
The premature death of a family member is a terrible event. It can be made even worse when it was due to someone else's carelessness. Victims are often left considering how to continue and deal with the additional expenses that come with a deadly accident. You may be able to bring a wrongful death lawsuit against the person that caused your loved one's death to cover funeral and burial expenses. Because wrongful death cases are tough to prosecute, you need to choose a Mississippi wrongful death lawyer with the right expertise.
After the loss of a loved one, the last thing on most people's minds is to file a lawsuit. Fortunately, you are not on your own when it comes to filing a wrongful death claim. Even though the fact that no amount of money can make up for the loss of a loved one, Germany Law Firm PLLC feels it is important for those who have lost a loved one to seek justice. If a member of your family is murdered in an accident, our car accident attorneys will fight for the justice you deserve.
To talk with a wrongful death lawyer in Biloxi about your case, call (601) 487-0555 right now. We will make every effort to hold those responsible for a deadly accident accountable.
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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.