Columbus, MS (July 31, 2022) - A two-vehicle crash caused injuries and major traffic back-ups in downtown Columbus on the morning of Friday, July 29th.
According to a local source, an SUV and a large commercial tree service truck collided in the area of 4th Street and Main Street.
The driver and passenger in the SUV were transported to a nearby hospital in non-critical condition.
The incident is under investigation by the Columbus Police Department.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Commercial Truck Accidents in Mississippi
Although any vehicle crash has the capacity to cause critical injuries, those involving oversized commercial trucks are far more dangerous. Commercial vehicles can weigh as much as 80,000 pounds, which alone is enough to make them extremely dangerous.
These massive trucks are also hard to steer and some of them transport hazardous materials. This is why those who operate these vehicles, along with their parent companies, have to be very careful. If the owner or driver is even the slightest bit negligent, even unintentionally, it could result in a serious or even fatal accident.
A reputable commercial truck crash attorney will apply the most cutting-edge and efficient techniques in order to uncover the exact cause of your accident. This small but highly influential detail will be the main factor in establishing whether or not you have grounds to pursue financial recovery for your accident-related losses.
If you or a loved one has been injured in a car crash, the commercial truck accident attorneys at Germany Law Firm, PLLC are ready to safeguard your rights. We have the ability and the experience you need to secure the financial compensation you and your family deserve
If you were injured by the carelessness or negligence of another person, then we urge you have your claim evaluated. Contact a commercial truck accident attorney in Mississippi by calling our law offices at (601) 487-0555 to schedule an appointment with our
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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.