Biloxi, MS – Pedestrian Struck & Killed by Train on Balmoral StMississippi Legal News
Biloxi, MS (April 1, 2020) – Authorities stated that a pedestrian was tragically struck and killed by a train in Biloxi. The fatal accident happened at a railroad crossing on Balmoral Street on Tuesday, March 31st.
According to officials, the victim was struck while walking in the area and police arrived at the scene at around 3:04 p.m. The pedestrian was sadly pronounced deceased at the scene.
Officers are presently working to determine the events that led to this incident.
Pedestrian Accidents in Mississippi
According to statistics, a total of 88 people were sadly hit and killed by vehicles across the state of Mississippi in 2018, alone. Pedestrian accidents in Mississippi are commonly fatal, particularly when a large and powerful vehicle is involved. Many people fall victim to wrongful death caused by a negligent party every day, and it is important for family members to understand their rights moving forward.
At Germany Law Firm, PLLC, our dedicated accident attorneys are vigilant about fighting on behalf of those who have unfairly suffered because of the actions of others. We have a long history of working for the fellow citizens of Mississippi, and we firmly believe that those who carelessly cause the injuries or deaths of other people should be held accountable for their actions. If you have suffered because of a vehicle-related accident in Mississippi, please don’t hesitate to contact us today at (601) 487-0555 for more information.
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