Hattiesburg, MS (February 24, 2022) - On Wednesday afternoon, February 23, a car accident in the Hattiesburg area resulted in confirmed injuries. At 3:24 p.m. the accident occurred at the intersection of US-49 and MS-42.
At least one person sustained unspecified injuries as a result of the accident. While first responders treated the injured, all southbound lanes were temporarily closed. Ambulances were dispatched to transport those who required further medical attention to local hospitals. As of now, there have been no further updates on the accident.
The cause of the crash is being investigated right now. As the investigation progresses, more information will be released.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Mississippi Reckless Driving Crashes
Even if you drive as carefully as possible, you may be involved in an accident caused by the negligence of another driver. Mississippi has laws in place to ensure the safety of motorists on the road. Unfortunately, many drivers do not adhere to these rules to the extent that they should. Distracted driving is responsible for roughly 31% of all fatal crashes on American highways, according to recent accident statistics. More than 13,000 people are killed every year by careless drivers.
It takes a long time and a lot of effort to recover from a serious accident. After being involved in a car accident, many people are unaware of their legal rights. Medical bills, repair bills, and lost wages can leave accident victims financially and emotionally stranded. Victims who rely solely on insurance companies for compensation frequently feel alone and befuddled, compounding the problem.
If an injured party lacks the knowledge required to file a personal injury claim, they should seek legal counsel from a Hattiesburg personal injury attorney. After being injured in a Mississippi car accident, there are many reasons why you need a qualified attorney fighting for your rights, one of which is to maximize your financial recovery.
Hattiesburg Personal Injury Lawyers
At Germany Law Firm PLLC, we take great care and consideration in obtaining compensation for our clients, and we have a track record of helping Mississippi residents recover from serious car accidents. We recognize how important it is for our clients to fully recover, and our entire approach is based on this understanding.
Call a Hattiesburg car accident lawyer today at (601) 487-0555 to see what we can do for you if you have been wrongfully injured in a car accident.
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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.