Jackson, MS (March 26, 2022) - The Mississippi Highway Patrol was called to the scene of a fatal car accident in Hinds County on Monday, March 21st.
The single-vehicle crash took place at about 9:15 a.m. in the northbound lanes of Interstate 55 at the exit for Siwell Road in Jackson.
According to sources, a 2007 Saturn Ion was driving northbound on I-55 when it drifted off the roadway and overturned.
The driver, 44-year-old Jerry Hammond, a resident of Magee, was transported to the University of Mississippi Medical Center in unknown condition.
The passenger, who has since been identified as 42-year-old Gigi Love, a resident of Brookhaven, died at the scene.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim, Ms. Gigi Love, at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and his family in hopes of a full recovery.
Wrongful Deaths in Mississippi
After losing a loved one, families are often faced with tremendous emotional and financial hurdles; a point that our civil justice system does not take lightly. That is why the families of those who died due to unlawful conduct or negligence are entitled to take legal action and file a claim of wrongful death.
Wrongful death claims are one of the most important legal actions in the justice system. They give grieving families a way to hold at-fault people responsible for causing an unnecessary loss. Wrongful death claims provide families with a sense of justice and send a message that such negligence or conduct will not be tolerated. They also make it possible for families to receive financial compensation for their damages.
Jackson Fatal Accident Lawyers
When someone dies from the negligence, maliciousness, or recklessness of another person, their family may be entitled to financial compensation. Filing a claim with the help of an efficient and responsive wrongful death attorney in Jackson will ensure the protection of your legal rights after losing someone you love.
The Jackson fatal accident attorneys at Germany Law Firm PLLC have decades of experience assisting grieving family members with getting the justice they deserve. Our legal team takes an aggressive approach toward safeguarding the legal rights of victims using strong evidence, experience, current case law, and commitment. We ensure that our clients walk away with full financial compensation.
If a member of your family was killed in an accident caused by the negligence of another person, contact our personal injury attorneys in Mississippi at (601) 401-6884 and schedule an appointment for a free case evaluation.
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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.