Clinton, MS – Two Injured in Accident at Construction Zone on I-20Mississippi Legal News
Clinton, MS (May 4, 2021) – A car crash in the town of Clinton left two people injured on Monday, May 3.
The accident occurred that afternoon on Interstate 20 at around 2 p.m. The Mississippi Highway Patrol revealed that a Ford F-250 pickup truck was stopped on the road due to construction. It was at that time that the pickup was rear-ended by a Chevrolet Impala.
Both occupants of the Chevy were transported to a local hospital for the treatment of sustained injuries. No other injuries were reported. The identities of the injured parties have been withheld.
The MHP is currently investigating the cause of the collision.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Rear-End Crashes in Mississippi
The most commonly reported type of collision is the rear-end crash, according to data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Roughly 29% of all traffic accidents ending in serious injury are rear-end impacts. According to the Insurance Information Institute, rear-end accidents are involved in nearly 7% of traffic fatalities. Around 20% of deadly two-vehicle crashes are related to rear-end crashes.
Dealing with the aftermath of a serious crash is a long and frustrating process, and many Mississippi car crash victims are unprepared to protect their rights. The financial impact of medical care, repair bills, and lost wages can be extremely disruptive to our lives and leave accident victims in a difficult financial and emotional situation. Unfortunately, when victims depend solely on insurance companies to recover lost compensation, they often feel even more alone and confused, making the situation even worse.
That is why you need a qualified Mississippi car crash attorney fighting for your rights after being injured in a Mississippi car accident. At Germany Law Firm PLLC, we take the utmost care and deliberation to do everything possible to obtain compensation for our clients, and we have a proven track record of helping the people of Mississippi recover after a serious car accident. If you have been unfairly injured in a Mississippi auto accident, give one of our qualified Mississippi personal injury attorneys a call today at (601) 487-0555 to see what we can do for you.
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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.