DeSoto Co, MS – Fatal Crash on MS-61

DeSoto Co, MS – Fatal Crash on MS-61

DeSoto Co, MS (November 21, 2020) – Troopers from the Mississippi Highway Patrol are investigating the cause of a deadly accident that took place in DeSoto County on the evening of Saturday, November 21st. 

Preliminary reports indicate that the collision occurred on Highway 61 just south of Mississippi State Highway 161. 

Although reports of one fatality were confirmed, officials said that they were currently unable to provide any additional details as the investigation into this fatal crash is still ongoing.  

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.

Fatal Accidents in DeSoto County

DeSoto Co, MS - Fatal Crash on MS-61

An analysis of accident data from the state of Mississippi revealed that the almost 560 vehicular fatalities that took place in 2013 caused the deaths of 615 victims. When the state’s small population of fewer than 3 million residents is factored into the equation, Mississippi averages a crash fatality rate of 21 deaths for every 100,000 licensed drivers.

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If you have recently suffered an injury that was caused by the negligence or carelessness of another driver, then we firmly encourage you to let a qualified personal injury attorney review and evaluate your personal injury claim. Give our law offices a call at (601) 487-0555 and schedule an appointment for a free assessment of your Mississippi car accident claim. A thorough review of your case will allow us to advise you on the best course of legal action for your situation that will result in a successful outcome to your claim.

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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.