Lowndes Co, MS – Hwy 45 Crash Between Car & Semi Injures 1Mississippi Legal News
Lowndes Co, MS (September 15, 2019) – Emergency medical technicians were dispatched to a semi-truck accident on Highway 45 near the exit for Highway 82 at about 9:00 in the evening on Sunday, September, 15th
Initial police reports indicate that a car and a tractor-trailer were both driving northbound when the two somehow collided.
Officers from the Mississippi Highway Patrol and Lowndes County District 5 Fire and Rescue both responded to the accident site.
Police have confirmed that at least one person sustained injuries during the collision, the cause of which is currently under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
18-Wheeler Accidents in Lowndes County
In just 2012, almost 460,000 large trucks were involved in traffic accidents. The outcome of those accidents was that 5,100 people died and a further 140,000 sustained injuries. The number-one cause of fatal or catastrophic injury where large trucks are concerned is driver error. In statistics published by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, a driver error of some kind was made by 38% of truck drivers who were involved in fatal accidents.
The hardworking attorneys at Germany Law Firm, PLLC are here to help you obtain the financial compensation that you deserve for your injuries as well as other costs that you incur when you are the victim of a catastrophic truck accident.
At Germany Law Firm, PLLC, our dedicated personal injury attorneys are committed to advocating for truck accident victims with the utmost empathy and attention. We have been defending the rights of Mississippi truck accident victims for nearly four decades. If you believe that you have a personal injury case and would like a free consultation with an attorney, then please contact us by calling (601) 487-0555 and scheduling an appointment today.
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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.