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Common Signs of Impaired Drivers

Common Signs of Impaired Drivers

Impairment behind the wheel comes in many forms, whether it be drowsy driving, texting, driving drunk, taking calls, driving while sick, or dealing with distractions caused by unsecured cargo. While Mississippi’s impaired driving laws only explicitly prohibit a few key types of impairment, all forms of impairment while driving are nonetheless dangerous. While you can do your best to avoid being impaired while driving, you can’t control the actions of other motorists on the road. However, if they do [...]

Oxford, MS - S. 18th Street Site of Injury Crash

Oxford, MS – S. 18th Street Site of Injury Crash

Oxford, MS (January 16, 2021) – First responders and officers from the Oxford Police Department responded to the scene of a car accident that took place in the city of Oxford on Saturday, January 16th at about 9:25 p.m. Incident reports state that the collision occurred in the 400 block of South 18th Street The total number of injured victims and the extent of their injuries is currently unknown. The immediate area was blocked off while emergency medical services medically assessed and [...]

Oxford, MS - Accident With Injuries on MS Hwy 7

Oxford, MS – Accident With Injuries on MS Hwy 7

Oxford, MS (January 16, 2021) – A vehicle collision in the northbound lanes of State Highway 7   was responded to by local law enforcement on Saturday, January 16th. Police reports indicate that the wreck took place at about 1:45 p.m. in the city of Oxford.   Emergency responders and local law enforcement both reported to the collision site to aid those injured in the accident.  The immediate area was temporarily shut down while debris was cleared from the roadway and investigators determined [...]

Oxford, MS - Jackson Ave W. Site of Injury Collision

Oxford, MS – Jackson Ave W. Site of Injury Collision

Oxford, MS (January 16, 2021) – A car accident near Huddle House in the 1900 block of Jackson Avenue West reportedly caused injuries to those involved on Saturday, January 16th.   Police reports state that the accident took place at about 12:15 p.m. The specific cause of the accident has not been made known. Emergency responders were dispatched to the accident site in order to administer any needed medical aid to the injured victims.  The names of those involved and their post-accident medical [...]

Oxford, MS - Injury Accident on US-278

Oxford, MS – Injury Accident on US-278

Oxford, MS (January 16, 2021) – Officers from the Oxford Police Department and other emergency responders responded to the site of an injury accident that took place in the city of Oxford on Saturday, January 16th 14th at about 11:05 p.m. Incident reports show that the collision happened near the Chevron West in the 400 block of US-278. The immediate area was shut down while emergency medical services worked to physically evaluate and assist any injured victims and provide any necessary [...]

Common Spinal Cord Injuries After Auto Accidents

Common Spinal Cord Injuries After Auto Accidents

Car crashes are the most common causes of spinal cord injuries, accounting for nearly half of these potentially life-altering wounds. While not all spinal cord injuries are equally dangerous, many spinal cord injuries are initially impossible to distinguish from one another until you receive a medical examination, or until symptoms suddenly degenerate, increasing your odds of developing permanent conditions. Whiplash Whiplash is both the most common injury after auto accidents, as well as the most frequently misunderstood. Whiplash injuries are the [...]

Oxford, MS - Injury Accident Reported near Church on S 10th St

Oxford, MS – Injury Accident Reported near Church on S 10th St

Oxford, MS (January 15, 2021) – A serious collision near a church in Oxford resulted in reported injuries on Thursday night, January 14.  The factors contributing to the accident have not been reported by local authorities. The accident took place for unknown reasons at around 5:22 p.m. The scene of the crash was located near the Oxford University United Methodist Church at the 424 block of S. 10th Street.  The details currently available on the accident are limited at this time. [...]

Oxford, MS - Thacker Heights Dr Scene of Injury Car Crash

Oxford, MS – Thacker Heights Dr Scene of Injury Car Crash

Oxford, MS (January 15, 2021) – A collision in the Oxford area on Friday morning, January 15, required assistance from authorities.  Reports from the Oxford Police Department revealed that the accident took place that morning at around 10:13 a.m. The cause of the accident has not been revealed at this time. The site of the crash was reportedly located on Thacker Heights Drive.  The extent of the resulting damages has not been reported by local authorities. First responders were called to [...]

Oxford, MS - Vehicle Collision with Injuries on Gertrude Ford Blvd

Oxford, MS – Vehicle Collision with Injuries on Gertrude Ford Blvd

Oxford, MS (January 15, 2021) – Reports from the Oxford Police Department revealed that the crash occurred early on Friday morning, January 15.  The information currently available on the accident is limited. Local authorities were notified of the collision at around 8:25 a.m. The accident occurred for unknown reasons on Gertrude Ford Boulevard.  The severity of the resulting injuries has not been reported at this time. The number of crash victims involved in the accident has not been reported. No further [...]

Oxford, MS - State Hwy 7 Scene of Auto Accident with Injuries

Oxford, MS – State Hwy 7 Scene of Auto Accident with Injuries

Oxford, MS (January 15, 2021) – A car accident in the Oxford area on Friday morning, January 15, required assistance from local authorities.  The information currently available on the accident is currently limited. The accident took place early that morning at around 8:15 a.m. The scene of the collision was located on the southbound lanes of MS-7.  The cause of the accident has not been provided by local authorities. The site of the crash was closed while investigators and paramedics were [...]