Columbus, MS – Fatal Accident on Highway 12 Takes One LifeMississippi Legal News
Columbus, MS (September 6, 2019) – On Thursday, September 5, police responded to the scene of a fatal accident on Highway 12 that caused serious results to one party.
Police did not comment on the circumstances of the accident but have said that two or more vehicles were involved. The accident took place right outside of Columbus.
The party who was severely injured was identified as 71-year-old Daryl Smith, who was taken to the University of Mississippi Medical Center immediately following the accident. He tragically passed away this morning, September 6.
The investigation into the accident is ongoing at this time.
Our sincerest condolences are warmly extended to the family and friends of the victim whose life was taken in this crash.
Fatal Accidents in Mississippi
Mississippi’s average for fatal accidents sits at 23 out of 100,000 people who lose their lives in serious crashes. Losing a loved one might be one of the most devastating things that you and your family experience, especially when it happens so unexpectedly. You and your loved ones might need the dedicated help of a wrongful death attorney in your time of need.
At Germany Law Firm, PLLC, our skilled attorneys have assisted many family members during one of the most difficult times in their life. For over 37 years, we have stood by the sides of many parties in their of need, prosecuting cases for individuals who suffered a variety of damages. Please contact us for more information 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.