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Oxford, MS - EMTs Dispatched to Collision with Injuries on MS-328

Oxford, MS – EMTs Dispatched to Collision with Injuries on MS-328

Oxford, MS (October 22, 2021) – A vehicle accident in the Oxford area on Thursday, October 21, resulted in confirmed injuries. The event occurred at 10:04 a.m., according to witnesses. Emergency workers were seen in the 700 block of MS-328. At least one person was injured in the crash, according to initial reports. While first responders treated the injured people on the spot, several roadways were shut down. Ambulances took individuals who needed special care to nearby hospitals, while paramedics treated [...]

Can Underinflated Tires Cause a Car Accident

Can Underinflated Tires Cause a Car Accident?

Taking care of your car is good for you and others. When you properly care for your vehicle, your vehicle will function better for you and make driving more enjoyable. In addition to the pleasure you can get by driving a car that operates smoothly, you can also better protect yourself and others from a potential car accident from happening.  Of the many factors that can cause a car accident, not keeping up with a car’s maintenance routine is one. [...]

Laurel, MS - Highschooler Killed in School Bus Accident on US-84

Laurel, MS – Highschooler Killed in School Bus Accident on US-84

Laurel, MS (October 21, 2021) – A collision on Wednesday, October 20, in the Laurel area ended in the death of a high school student.  Local authorities revealed that a student at West Jones High School was driving a pickup truck at the time of the crash. He was traveling on US-84 when he collided with a school bus at around 7 a.m. that morning. The bus had 11 students on board at the time of impact.  The driver of the [...]

Oxford, MS - Old Sardis Rd Scene of Accident with Injuries

Oxford, MS – Old Sardis Rd Scene of Accident with Injuries

Oxford, MS (October 21, 2021) – On Wednesday, October 20, there were confirmed injuries as a result of a vehicle incident in the Oxford region. Witnesses said the incident happened at 8:55 p.m. On Old Sardis Road, emergency personnel were observed. According to initial accounts, at least one person was injured in the collision. Several roads were stopped while first responders treated the injured people on the scene. Ambulances transported those who need special attention to local hospitals, while paramedics treated [...]

Hattiesburg, MS - Paramedics Sent to Injury Wreck at I-59 & US-11

Hattiesburg, MS – Paramedics Sent to Injury Wreck at I-59 & US-11

Hattiesburg, MS (October 21, 2021) – On Tuesday, October 20, law enforcement in Hattiesburg received a report of a significant car crash. At 4:21 p.m. that day, the incident was reported to authorities. The collision happened near Exit 60 on I-59 SB near US-11 in Forrest County, according to local media. While emergency crews arrived on the site, many lanes were closed. One individual was injured. At this time, the severity of their injuries is unknown. Medical workers on the scene [...]

Jackson, MS - Injuries After Accident at MS-18 & McDowell Rd

Jackson, MS – Car Accident at MS-18 & McDowell Rd Causes Injuries

Jackson, MS (October 21, 2021) – On Wednesday, October 20, at least one person was injured in a significant car accident in the Jackson area, according to local officials. The crash happened at 10:17 p.m. that night, according to first reports. The crash occurred at MS-18 EB and McDowell Road in Hinds County, according to reports. As a result, emergency personnel rushed to the scene to assist the injured. As a result of the event, all roadway lanes were stopped. There [...]

Can Making My Injuries Worse Lead to Less Compensation?

Can Making My Injuries Worse Lead to Less Compensation?

Not everyone realizes that they could receive less compensation if they worsen their own injuries. When major car accidents in Mississippi happen, many injuries go unnoticed. However, if you fail to take action to prevent your injuries from becoming worse, you may not receive as much compensation as you need. There are ways you can achieve the opposite and maximize your compensation. Talk to a Jackson multi-vehicle accident lawyer to learn more. How Worsening Your Own Injuries Can Hurt You Worsening [...]

Richton, MS - Olin Ray Moody Dies in Pedestrian Crash on MS-42

Richton, MS – Olin Ray Moody Dies in Pedestrian Crash on MS-42

Richton, MS (October 20, 2021) – A man was killed after being struck by a motor vehicle in Richton on Sunday, October 17.  The incident occurred on MS-42 in Perry County. Early that morning at around 3:05 a.m., 38-year-old Olin Ray Moody of Richton was walking in the eastbound lanes of the highway. He was hit by an eastbound 2017 Ford Focus.  Moody suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene. No further information on the accident has been [...]

Nicholson, MS - I-59 Scene of Auto Accident with Injuries

Nicholson, MS – I-59 Scene of Auto Accident with Injuries

Nicholson, MS (October 20, 2021) – There were verified injuries in the aftermath of a vehicle collision in the Nicholson area on Tuesday, October 19. According to witnesses, the event occurred around 5:49 p.m. Emergency workers were spotted on Interstate 59 SB near US-11 NB at Exit 1 in Pearl River County. According to initial reports, the crash injured at least one of the people involved. While first responders treated the injured people on the spot, all southbound lanes were closed. [...]

Jackson, MS - Car Crash at I-55 & Terry Rd Results in Injuries

Jackson, MS – Car Crash at I-55 & Terry Rd Results in Injuries

Jackson, MS (October 20, 2021) – A serious vehicle collision in Jackson was reported to law authorities on Tuesday, October 19. The event was reported to authorities at 7:22 p.m. that evening. According to local reports, the incident occurred at Exit 92C on Interstate 55 and Terry Road in Hinds County. The exit lane was restricted while emergency personnel were on the scene. At least one person was hurt, although the extent of their injuries is unknown. The injured were examined [...]