Jackson, MS – Cynthia Carson Killed in Two-Car Crash on US-80Mississippi Legal News
Jackson, MS (May 3, 2021) – Two vehicles collided in the Jackson area on Sunday, May 2, resulting in the death of a 28-year-old woman.
The fatal accident occurred on US-80 that night. At around 8 p.m., a passenger car and a pickup truck collided near a Dollar General Store. First responders were called to the scene to provide aid to the injured parties.
According to local sources, 28-year-old Cynthia Carson suffered fatal injuries in the impact. Two others at the scene were injured and transported to nearby medical facilities for treatment. No further information on the deadly accident has been provided.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the collision is underway.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of Cynthia Carson at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Deadly Car Crashes in Mississippi
The chance of being involved in a crash is present any time you travel in a motor vehicle. Hundreds of Mississippi residents are killed annually in car crashes, and the state has the unfortunate reputation of having the highest rate of vehicle fatalities in the country. Speeding is a prevalent factor in fatal collisions in the state and is involved in an estimated 15% of annual traffic fatalities.
When the negligence of another person results in the loss of a loved one, it is natural that surviving family members would want to seek justice. A Mississippi wrongful death lawsuit could give them the financial compensation needed to cover funeral expenses and burial costs, medical expenses, mental suffering, and other damages related to a deadly accident. Mississippi wrongful death claims involve many complicated laws, including strict statutes of limitations and rules regarding who can file, so it helps to have the help of a qualified legal team on your side.
When you have lost a loved one in an accident that should never have happened, you need to speak with a Mississippi fatal accident lawyer immediately to discuss your options for compensation. Germany Law Firm PLLC knows that no amount of money in the world can truly be enough to compensate for the loss of a loved one. If you have recently lost a family member in a sudden crash, call us today at (601) 487-0555 to see how we can help.
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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.