Gulfport, MS – Fatal Collision on US-49 Takes 1 LifeMississippi Legal News
Gulfport, MS (February 11, 2020) – On Monday evening, February 10, a fatal collision took place on US-49 in Gulfport that took one victim’s life.
The victim was since identified as 69-year-old Veda Cherneski of Gulfport. She was tragically pronounced dead at the scene of the collision due to blunt force trauma.
The accident took place when Cherneski was attempting to cross the roadway with her vehicle and was suddenly struck on the driver’s side by a pickup truck.
The driver of the pickup truck received minor injuries but was released.
Delays continued for several hours. Police continue their investigation into the collision.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Accidents in Mississippi
According to recent reports, 23 out of 10,000 people will lose their lives in serious Mississippi car accidents. Fatal accidents commonly occur due to distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, fatigue, and many other related reasons. Losing a loved one might be one of the most challenging things that you will ever face but you do not have to stand alone. It is important that family members speak with a wrongful death attorney.
Our skilled and dedicated attorneys at Germany Law Firm, PLLC have diligently assisted family members on their path toward compensation after a serious collision. We understand that nothing is as devastating as suddenly losing somebody you love in a serious accident. We are here to assist you every step of the way. Please contact our law firm at (601) 487-0555 to find out how we can assist 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.