Jackson, MS – Victims Injured in Car Crash at I-20 & Terry RdMississippi Legal News
Jackson, MS (November 24, 2021) – Law enforcement officers were dispatched to a serious car accident in Jackson on Tuesday night, November 23. At around 6:35 p.m., the collision occurred at the intersection of Interstate 20 WB and Terry Road near Exit 43A.
The crash resulted in the injury of at least one person. At this time, the extent of the injuries is unknown. Medical personnel on the scene assessed and treated the victims. Following the accident, all westbound lanes were closed.
Law enforcement personnel are handling the ongoing investigation into the accident, and more information will be released as it becomes available.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Auto Accidents in Mississippi
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Mississippi has one of the highest rates of fatal car accidents in the country. As a result, residents of the state are more likely to be in a car accident and suffer serious injuries. In Mississippi, approximately 22% of drivers do not use seat belts. As a result, car accidents are Mississippi’s leading cause of death and serious injury.
You must show that another party’s negligence was a direct cause of your injuries in order to be eligible for compensation after a car accident. This can be difficult if you’re on your own. Many accident victims find the personal injury process to be traumatic. By foregoing a consultation with a Jackson car accident lawyer, you risk exacerbating an already dangerous situation. When dealing with an insurance company, you will never be on your own.
A Jackson personal injury lawyer can assist you in getting back on your feet. Your attorney will build a strong case on your behalf, protect your legal rights, and hold the at-fault party responsible for their part in the accident. If you or a loved one has been seriously injured in a Mississippi car accident or in any other way as a result of another person’s negligence, it is critical to protect your rights. The hiring of an attorney is the first step in the process.
Personal Injury Lawyers in Jackson
At Germany Law Firm PLLC, we believe that providing excellent legal services will assist our clients in achieving their objectives. Our attorneys have a proven track record of obtaining full and equitable compensation for accident victims. We’ll fight tooth and nail to protect your legal rights and make sure you get a fair settlement for your losses.
Call (601) 487-0555 to speak with a Jackson personal injury lawyer about your case.
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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.