DeSoto Co, MS – Crash at I-55 & Commerce St Results in InjuriesMississippi Legal News
DeSoto Co, MS (June 30, 2021) – According to local police, a major automobile collision occurred in DeSoto County on Wednesday, June 30.
The event resulted in confirmed injuries, according to Mississippi Department of Transportation records. At 4:16 p.m. that day, an accident happened at the junction of Interstate 55 and E. Commerce Street, near Exit 280. To assist the injured, emergency personnel were dispatched to the scene.
Ambulances were ready to transport any crash victims needing additional medical attention. The extent and number of injuries caused by the crash remain unknown at this time. The identities of the crash victims have not yet been disclosed by local authorities.
No more information has been supplied at this time. The continuing collision inquiry is still being investigated by officials.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Reckless Driving Accidents in Mississippi
Reckless and irresponsible driving are key factors to fatal accidents in Mississippi. Regardless of how careful a driver is, a reckless driver’s behavior may catch a motorist off guard and result in a severe collision. Despite the fact that basic road etiquette exists to keep everyone safe behind the wheel, reckless driving is responsible for more than a third of all traffic fatalities in the United States each year. Mississippi drivers have a bad reputation for driving recklessly, with alcohol-impaired driving accounting for about 30% of the state’s yearly traffic fatalities. According to data, more than 22% of drivers in the state do not use a seatbelt.
Victims of a Mississippi automobile accident caused by another person’s negligence or recklessness may be entitled to compensation, and the person who caused the accident should be held accountable. Despite knowing that Mississippi drivers must drive with reasonable caution and follow all traffic laws, many of them do so on a regular basis, putting themselves and others at risk or killing them. A driver’s failure to function correctly behind the wheel is classified as carelessness.
A Mississippi accident victim may be entitled to monetary compensation if they make a claim for damages such as medical expenses, lost income, and pain and suffering. A skilled Mississippi vehicle accident lawyer can help victims protect their legal rights by filing a personal injury claim. You should begin working on your personal injury claim as soon as possible after an accident to ensure that you receive the most compensation. We have successfully defended clients in nearly every type of personal injury case because of our years of expertise fighting for Mississippi citizens’ rights. Contact Germany Law Firm PLLC right now to learn more about your legal options.
If you have been injured in a Mississippi automobile accident due to the negligence of another motorist, please call us immediately at (601) 487-0555. We can put you in touch with an attorney who can help you get the legal help you need.
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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.