Byhalia, MS – Child Killed & Several Injured in Crash on MS Hwy 309Mississippi Legal News
Byhalia, MS (July 8, 2020) – Authorities with the Mississippi Highway Patrol have reported a serious crash that claimed the life of a child and left several other people injured. The fatal accident took place on Tuesday night, July 7th, on Mississippi Highway 309.
Officers said that an unidentified driver of an SUV struck the rear end of a car at approximately 10:23 p.m. Emergency crews were dispatched to the scene where a child in the car was pronounced deceased.
The driver of the car, an unidentified 27-year-old man from Memphis, TN, and several passengers were injured. Authorities have not commented on the specific conditions of the injured victims.
Officials with the MHP are investigating this incident.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this tie. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of their full recovery.
Fatal Car Accidents in Mississippi
In 2016, various traffic accidents across the state of Mississippi claimed the lives of approximately 690 people. Car Accidents in Mississippi are commonly triggered by seriously inattentive drivers who entirely disregard the safety of everyone else on the road. Major collisions are inclined to result in catastrophe, and it is absolutely crucial for victims and bereaved family members to recognize the need for qualified representation during such a difficult time.
At Germany Law Firm, PLLC, our dedicated Mississippi car 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 car accident in Mississippi, please don’t hesitate to contact a Mississippi accident attorney today at (601) 487-0555 for more information.
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