Lamar Co, MS – US-11 & Harold Tucker Rd Scene of Injury WreckMississippi Legal News
Lamar Co, MS (June 7, 2021) – A car crash in Lamar County on Friday, June 4, required the assistance of local officials.
At around 4:50 p.m. that evening, emergency responders were called to the scene. Initial reports revealed that the accident happened at the junction of US-11 and Harold Tucker Road. Following the impact, lanes on both sides of the roadway were blocked.
The area was closed temporarily after law enforcement officials arrived at the scene. The number of the severity of the related injuries were not included in the initial reports. No further updates on the conditions of the crash victims have been provided.
The investigation into the cause of the accident is in progress.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Intersection Crashes in Mississippi
The risk of being injured in a car accident is heightened while at an intersection. These areas of the road are the location of an estimated 2.5 million collisions per year according to data from the Federal Highway Administration. Almost half of all injury accidents take place at roadway crossings, and nearly 22% of these wrecks involve left-hand turns.
In order to recover compensation after a crash, you have to determine that the negligence of another party directly contributed to your injuries. This can be difficult on your own, and many crash victims find themselves overwhelmed by the personal injury process. An experienced Mississippi personal injury lawyer can help you construct a strong case, make sure your legal rights are secured, and ensure that the liable party is held accountable for their role in the accident.
When you or a loved one has been seriously injured in a Mississippi car crash, or in any way by the negligence of another person, it is important to protect your rights. At Germany Law Firm PLLC, we believe in providing top-quality legal representation to all our clients to increase their chances of a successful claim, and we have a proven track record of helping crash victims obtain fair and full compensation to cover their damages after a crash. Contact our offices today at (601) 487-0555 to discuss your case today and see what our team of Mississippi car crash attorneys 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.