Jackson, MS (May 13, 2022) - Medical workers were sent to the site of a major traffic collision in Jackson on Thursday night, May 12. The collision occurred at 10:15 p.m. near the intersection of Interstate 55 NB and Woodrow Wilson Avenue.
Although the degree of the damage was not specified in the first reports, at least one person was hurt on the scene. Many highways were stopped as a result of the crash, and those who need special treatment were transferred by ambulance to local hospitals. The identities of the persons involved have not been revealed.
There is still no further information available. Local officials are currently investigating the collision.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Mississippi Car Wrecks
In Mississippi, there were 604 fatal collisions and 677 road fatalities in 2015. This translates to 22.6 fatalities per 100,000 residents. Only Wyoming has a higher fatal crash rate than this state. In Mississippi, single-vehicle crashes accounted for around 58 percent of traffic deaths in 2015, and pileup crashes were involved in about 42 percent.
A vehicle collision is a terrible and life-changing experience for everyone involved. When you've been in a vehicle accident, you're almost certainly in a great deal of pain. Medical expenditures are almost certainly piling up for you as too. The majority of individuals are dissatisfied due to the obvious negative effects on their health and financial well-being. A qualified lawyer may assist you in regaining your footing. Our automobile accident attorneys in Mississippi can help you with your case.
It is vital to safeguard your rights if you or a family member has been severely hurt in a car accident or as a result of someone else's carelessness. The first stage in the process of recovery is to retain legal representation. We believe that providing all of our clientele with high-quality legal advice will increase their prospects of healing quickly from their injuries. At Germany Law Firm PLLC, our car accident attorneys have a proven track record of obtaining full and fair compensation for car accident victims, and then we will continue to fight for your fundamental rights and recompense.
Call (601) 487-0555 to speak with a Jackson automobile accident lawyer regarding your case and to hear more of what our legal team can do for 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.