Clarksdale, MS (July 12, 2022) - Four people were hurt following a collision involving an all-terrain vehicle in Clarksdale on Monday, July 11. The crash was reported on Gelston Road that afternoon at around 1 p.m.
Local reports revealed that three children were riding the ATV when it was hit by an oncoming motor vehicle. All three kids were hurt in the crash, and two were flown to a hospital in critical condition. The other driver was also injured in the accident.
No additional information has been provided.
Local authorities are handling the ongoing crash investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
ATV Accidents in Mississippi
Across the nation, ATVs seem to be becoming more and more popular. These offroad vehicles pose a serious risk to riders. If not utilized properly, they can be harmful, endangering both you and those around you. ATV accidents result in roughly 700 fatalities and 135,000 injuries annually.
Most people don't know how to get back to their normal life following an auto accident. There will undoubtedly be many adjustments. As a result, you can still require assistance even after your wounds have healed and you've received the required emergency medical attention. You may be responsible for any fees related to the accident if you choose not to submit a personal injury claim.
In order to protect their legal rights and submit a post-accident compensation claim, accident victims should consult with a Clarksdale ATV accident attorney. Depending on the specifics of your case, you might be entitled to compensation for your medical expenses, lost wages, and other damages. Before submitting a claim, anyone hurt in a car accident should consult with a personal injury lawyer. You can file a personal injury claim with the assistance of The Germany Law Firm PLLC in Mississippi. In the past, our attorneys have effectively maintained the legal rights of Mississippi accident victims.
To find out more about your legal possibilities for obtaining compensation after an automobile accident brought on by the negligence of another motorist, call (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.