Byram, MS (May 9, 2022) - There were injuries reported at the scene of a vehicle collision in the Byram region on Sunday night, May 8.
At 9:02 p.m. emergency responders were seen on the scene. According to preliminary accounts, the collision occurred near the intersection of Interstate 55 SB and S. Siwell Road. EMS trucks were on hand to transfer people who needed more assistance to area hospitals. At this time, the number of crash victims and their resulting injuries has not been established.
Law enforcement officials are conducting an investigation into the cause of the collision, and further information will be disclosed as the inquiry progresses.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Wrecks in Mississippi
In 2015, there were 604 fatal collisions and 677 roadway fatalities reported in Mississippi. This translates to 22.6 fatalities per 100,000 residents. This is the second-highest figure in the country, and only Wyoming had a higher death toll on the roads. In Mississippi, single-vehicle incidents accounted for 58 percent of road deaths in 2015, while multi-vehicle accidents accounted for 42 percent.
Car accidents are terrifying and life-changing experiences for those involved. If you've been involved in a vehicle accident, you are probably in a lot of intense pain. You are probably also accruing medical expenses. For the most part, this is a dreadful period for anyone due to the impact it can have on their emotional and financial wellbeing. A qualified attorney can assist you in the recovery process. Our Mississippi automobile accident attorneys can help you with your claim.
Following a car accident, a personal injury lawyer can assist injured persons in filing a claim for damages to defend their legal rights. Medical bills, unpaid earnings, and pain and suffering might all be compensated. If you have been hurt in a car wreck, you should submit a personal injury claim as soon as possible. Germany Law Firm PLLC can assist clients in Mississippi with a range of personal injury lawsuits. Our lawyers have a history of successfully defending the right of those living in the state of Mississippi.
Talk with a personal injury attorney about how to recover from your damages in the aftermath of a car crash caused by another driver's negligence. Call us today at (601) 487-0555.
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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.