Hancock Co, MS – Collision at I-10 & MS-607 near Exit 2 Ends in InjuriesMississippi Legal News
Hancock Co, MS (May 6, 2021) – On Wednesday, May 5, emergency responders were called to an injury accident in Hancock County.
At around 10:51 p.m. that evening, the crash occurred on Interstate 10 WB before MS-607, near Exit 2. Multiple lanes on the westbound side of the highway were blocked due to the impact. At least one involved party suffered undisclosed injuries.
The area was closed for several hours while emergency response units were present. The crash victims were evaluated and provided treatment by attending medical personnel. The extent of the related damages has not been revealed at this time.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the accident is being handled by local authorities.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Reckless Driving Accidents in Mississippi
Even the safest driver can still be injured by the reckless actions of another motorist. Reckless driving is a serious issue in Mississippi, and an estimated three out of every ten auto accidents reportedly involve a reckless driver. In Mississippi, driver intoxication is a prevalent concern and is involved in nearly 30% of deadly traffic accidents reported annually in the state.
In order to recover compensation after a crash, you have to determine that the negligence of another party directly contributed to your injuries. This can be difficult on your own, and many crash victims find themselves overwhelmed by the personal injury process. An experienced Mississippi personal injury lawyer can help you construct a strong case, make sure your legal rights are secured, and ensure that the liable party is held accountable for their role in the accident.
When you or a loved one has been seriously injured in a Mississippi car crash, or in any way by the negligence of another person, it is important to protect your rights. At Germany Law Firm PLLC, we believe in providing top-quality legal representation to all our clients to increase their chances of a successful claim, and we have a proven track record of helping crash victims obtain fair and full compensation to cover their damages after a crash. Contact our offices today at (601) 487-0555 to discuss your case today and see what our team of Mississippi car crash attorneys can do for 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.