Jackson, MS – Update: Victim Identified After Fatal Work AccidentMississippi Legal News
Jackson, MS (November 18, 2019) – Around 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, police responded to the scene of a fatal work accident. They have since identified the victim of the accident in Jackson.
According to authorities, the accident took place at a worksite at 900 McDowell Road in Jackson. They found a worker deceased at the scene of the accident.
Police claim that a worker was using heavy machinery when he suddenly struck a fellow worker who was in his path. The victim was identified as 77-year-old Johnnie Eugene Twiner from Florence.
No charges are pending and police continue to investigate the circumstances leading up to the accident.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of Johnnie Eugene Twiner at this time.
Fatal Accidents in Mississippi
Worksite fatalities happen every year, even though workers expect to be kept safe from harm at all times on the job. These accidents sometimes happen due to the recklessness of other workers and sometimes due to negligent employers. No matter how one of these horrific accidents has occurred, many families are left to pick up the pieces after they have lost a loved one. If you are struggling to come to terms with the loss of a loved one, it is essential to speak with a wrongful death attorney.
Our attorneys at Germany Law Firm, PLLC have worked to ensure that families receive compensation for a wide array of losses after an accident caused by another party. These accidents are commonly unexpected and lead to tragic results that are difficult to face alone. If you have suffered losses due to the negligence of another party, please contact our law firm for more information at (601) 487-0555.
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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.