Brookhaven, MS (July 8, 2022) - There were reported injuries following a car crash in Brookhaven on Thursday night, July 7. The accident was reported at the corner of MS-550 and Dunn Ratcliff Road at around 5:42 p.m.
At least one person at the scene sustained confirmed injuries. Ambulances and paramedics were called to the scene to provide aid to the involved parties. All westbound lanes were closed as a result of the crash.
No additional information has been provided.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is underway.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Crashes in Mississippi
In Mississippi, there were 677 fatal auto accidents in 2015. In the state, there are 22.6 fatalities for every 100,000 residents. In the entire country, there are more deadly auto accidents in only one state. Only 58 percent of fatal collisions in Mississippi in 2015 included just one automobile.
The first thing you should do after an automobile accident is call for help. You should send an ambulance and the police to the scene. You ought to begin assembling evidence as well. You might be able to gather the vital proof you require for later use by taking a few images of the accident. The next step is to hire legal representation to help you file a claim.
It is crucial that you stand up for your rights if you or a member of your family has suffered severe injuries in an automobile accident or as a result of another driver's carelessness. Consultation with a lawyer is the first step toward healing. We think our clients will have a better chance of a full recovery if we provide them with the best legal defense we can. The Germany Law Firm PLLC has a reputation for assisting accident victims in obtaining fair and sufficient compensation.
To find out how our attorneys can assist, call (601) 487-0555 as soon as possible to speak with a Brookhaven personal injury attorney.
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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.