Heidelberg, MS (July 25, 2022) - On Saturday night, July 23, a serious car crash in Heidelberg required the aid of emergency responders.
At around 10:17 p.m., two or more vehicles collided at the intersection of Interstate 59 and MS-528. Paramedics were seen providing aid to the injured parties. The number and severity of resulting injuries have not been confirmed. All lanes on the highway were shut down following the impact.
Local officials are handling the ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Mississippi Speeding-Related Accidents
More than 30 individuals per day on average died as a consequence of speeding-related car accidents in 2020, which brought the overall number of fatalities caused by speeding to 11,258. There were a total of 10,136 fatal car accidents that were caused by drivers who were going above the speed limit. If racing, driving too rapidly for the circumstances of the road, or going above the speed limit that was posted was discovered as a key element in the occurrence, then it is likely that speeding was the cause of the collision that occurred.
You may have the legal right to make a claim for compensation against the individual who caused the accident if you or a loved one was injured as a consequence of their negligence. Accidents may happen when you least expect them, and the unanticipated expenses for medical treatment and lost time at work can make managing an already upsetting situation much more challenging. It's not advisable for you to handle everything on your own. Instead, you want to look for a Mississippi lawyer who focuses on that area of the law.
The Germany Law Firm PLLC is renowned for helping people who have been hurt in accidents get fair and acceptable compensation. Call (601) 487-0555 right now to talk with a Heidelberg personal injury attorney and learn how our professionals may help 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.