Jackson, MS – Woman Killed & Six Hurt in Car Crash at Bailey Ave & Fortification StMississippi Legal News
Jackson, MS (May 21, 2020) – A two-vehicle crash in Jackson claimed the life of one woman and left six others with various injuries on Wednesday night, May 20th. The collision happened at the intersection of Bailey Avenue and Fortification Street around 11:30 p.m.
According to officials, a sedan and a truck collided at the intersection for reasons that are under investigation. Emergency crews arrived and one female passenger in the sedan was pronounced deceased at the scene. Two other occupants of the same vehicle were transported to a nearby hospital with unspecified injuries.
Police officials stated that all four occupants of the truck sustained at least minor injuries, as well, but their conditions have not been verified. The events that led to this incident are under investigation.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of their full recovery.
Fatal Car Accidents in Mississippi
As recent as 2015, coast-to-coast statistics showed that around 40,200 people died in abrupt collisions all across the United States. Car accidents in Mississippi are habitually devastating and often involve a seriously negligent motorist. Such behaviors as speeding and intoxicated driving are inclined to surge the magnitude of a sudden crash. It is vital for all victims involved to acquire proficient representation in order to hold reckless parties liable for their actions.
Our loyal Mississippi car accident attorneys at Germany Law Firm, PLLC are aware of the unjust pain and suffering inflicted by reckless parties every single day. We firmly believe that those who have caused the injuries or deaths of other individuals should be held fully responsible for their behavior, and we are prepared to fight for the compensation you deserve. If you have been the victim of a car accident in Mississippi by no fault of your own, contact an accident attorney at (601) 487-0555 for more information.
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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.